“ Be in the world and do your part, but do not be caught up and bound by its delusions, or you will be enslaved. ”
A person who does not disturb the world and who cannot be disturbed by the world, who is free from exultation, jealousy, apprehension, and worry— he too is dear to me
The world needs you to be pleasant. But spiritual process is about transcendence, not good behavior.
There is no security anywhere in this world; at any time your consciousness may be forced to give up the body by disease or misfortune