They Know Not

Fear knows not

How to sleep.

Hope knows not

How to die.

Gratitude knows not

How to live.

Perfection knows not

How to grow.

Satisfaction knows not

How to dawn.

- Sri Chinmoy

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