Poems on Gratitude and Determination
- Dear friends,
Here are some poems by Sri Chinmoy on the subjects of gratitude and determination:
"God is extremely happy with me
And extremely proud of me
Even when I offer Him
My belated gratitude-heart."
Excerpt from My Christmas-New Year-Vacation Aspiration-Prayers, Part 2 by Sri Chinmoy.
Can change your mind.
Can change your heart.
Can change your life
Excerpt from Twenty-Seven Thousand Aspiration-Plants, Part 72 by Sri Chinmoy.
My Lord, do tell me,
What is the thing that I need most?
"My child, determination,
Excerpt from Seventy-Seven Thousand Service-Trees, Part 17 by Sri Chinmoy.
"Each day is a new opportunity
To have a new determination
To realise God.
Each new determination
Is a newborn ecstasy."
Excerpt from Ten Thousand Flower-Flames, Part 50 by Sri Chinmoy.
"You can achieve something worthwhile
Either for God or for yourself
Only by virtue of
Your adamantine determination.
Your life is worse than useless."
Excerpt from Ten Thousand Flower-Flames, Part 97 by Sri Chinmoy.
Joy to all!