I Fight My Ignorance-Night

As a fire department

Fights fire

Not with fire

But with water,

Even so,

I fight my ignorance-night

Not with my ignorance-night,

But with my meditation-light.

- Sri Chinmoy

Excerpt from: Ten Thousand Flower-Flames, Part 7 by Sri Chinmoy, Copyright (c) 1900 by Sri Chinmoy – All rights reserved