I Need Only One Thing

Yesterday I needed many things.

Tomorrow I may need many things.

But today, my Lord Supreme,

I need only one thing:

The forgiveness-flower

Of Your Compassion-Tree.

– Sri Chinmoy

Excerpt from: Ten Thousand Flower-Flames, Part 9 by Sri Chinmoy, Copyright (c) 1900 by Sri Chinmoy – All rights reserved