Only if you have known intense action can you know inaction. People who are always resting in their life must be experts about rest, isn't it? But that is not the truth. Only a man who works intensely can know what rest is.
Additional information/ Source: Book: Flowers on the Path; Page: 49
If your goal and actions are right, and you keep going the same way, then the same people who are talking about you, the same people who are criticizing you, will venerate you in ten years' time. That is how life is.Expand ⇕
If you do something for your child it's a joy. If you do something for the child on the street, it's your duty that you’re fulfilling. When heart is barren, when your heart is bereft of love, then only you can perform duty.Expand ⇕
When you are in pursuit of happiness, you are in desperate action. When someone is in desperate action, you can't tell him not to do this or that. He will find devious ways to do itExpand ⇕
If you are in a state of reaction, anyone or anything can take charge of your life. Conscious response is the way forward.Expand ⇕
Anger is not action – it is reaction. A state of reaction is a state of enslavement.Expand ⇕