for the Day
have great need of forgetting ourselves,
otherwise the world-consciousness will grind
Liberator, deliver us from the bondage of
us from its mad intoxication.
alone canst draw our hearts away from its
When you find yourself brooding over self,
turn your thought elsewhere. How much we
need the Divine blessing! How much we need
to think on the Ideal! We need to safeguard
ourselves. Life never runs with perfect
smoothness, so we need to place ourselves
under higher protection. The whole spiritual
life is based on unselfishness, in being
and becoming something other than the little
self. Living devotion to an Ideal alone
will make us selfless. Contact with a spiritual
Ideal always fortifies us and brings us
a saving sense of consecration.
I transcend all self-limitation, pride and
I be so humble and pure-hearted that the
light of Truth will shine steadily
shed its radiance through my whole being.
my mind be so fixed on God that I shall
forget myself utterly.