When I Ignore My Mind Quietly

When I ignore my mind quietly,

My mind ignores me

Ruthlessly.

When I ignore my heart foolishly,

My heart explores me, my ignorance-night,

Swiftly and unmistakably

To illumine me, my entire life,

Totally.

- Sri Chinmoy

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