My Aspiration-Heart Tells Me

My confusion-mind tells me

That life is nothing

But a dreadful nightmare.

My aspiration-heart tells me

That life can be

A lovely dream.

Why not let me give a chance

To my self-giving heart?

– Sri Chinmoy

Excerpt from: Ten Thousand Flower-Flames, Part 10 by Sri Chinmoy, Copyright (c) 1900 by Sri Chinmoy – All rights reserved