O Knife Of Cynicism

O knife of cynicism,

What you truly are

Is a seed

Of helpless, hopeless, useless self-pity,

Plus soulless and Godless unreality.

And yet something more:

Utter futility.

- Sri Chinmoy

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