PEARLS OF WISDOM
- PARAMAHANSA YOGANANDA
1) Success is not rightly measured by the worldly standards of wealth, prestige and power. None of these bestow happiness unless they are rightly used. To use them rightly one must possess wisdom and love for God and man.
2) The sincere devotee loves God deeply whether he is nonactive and silently meditating on God, or in the midst of a whirl of outer activities. He is awake in God during all hours and in all walks of life. He does not become so deeply engrossed in material duties as to be oblivious to the inner state of divine bliss.
3) Fearlessness means faith in God: faith in his protection, His justice, His wisdom, His mercy, His love, and His ... To be fit for Self-realization man must be fearless.