“What is sought totally is always attained.
Thoughts, when concentrated, become …things.
As the river finds the ocean,
thirsty souls find the temple of God.
But the thirst must be intense
…and the work tireless
and the waiting without end
and the calling with the whole heart,
and all these- thirst, work, calling-
are contained in one small word
and that word is prayer.
But praying cannot be performed,
it is not an act,
you can only be in it.
It is a feeling,
it is the soul,
it is a surrender of oneself without words or demands.
Leave yourself to the unknown
and accept whatever comes.”