No Extravagant Hopes

Because

You nurse no extravagant hopes,

Frustration-night will always fail

To arrive at your heart’s door.

Because

You nurse no extravagant hopes,

A life of satisfaction-bliss

Shall feed your lofty inner heights.

- Sri Chinmoy

Excerpt from: Ten Thousand Flower-Flames, Part 6 by Sri Chinmoy, Copyright (c) 1900 by Sri Chinmoy – All rights reserved