The vileness of the world will remain as it is until it passes away through a change of consciousness. So long as any individual lingers in his cups of shame so long will his world remain outside of the manifestation of the perfection of God….
But we will continue to try and to know that each devotee won for our cause shall invoke a strengthening of reality in the present world order. Those who serve the eternal Light can rejoice in their labors, knowing that the fruit of God’s service will ultimately bless and benefit even those yet unborn. -Gautama Buddha: Pearls of Wisdom 12:16 in Prayer & Meditation, 1978
How the divine Flame longs to transmit the purity of itself to each sheath in order that the whole electronic circle of man might become a chalice of Christed concepts! This it will do instantaneously in answer to the decrees of the aspirant which must be given in the name of God, I AM, and in the name of the Christ. …
But how beautiful is mercy when it is understood! How marvelous is life when it is comprehended! Therefore men should look to the endless beginning of the divine Life rather than toward those moments of anxiety when things do not seem to be quite as they should. -Kuan Yin: Pearls of Wisdom 12:20-by Ruth Hawkins-Confucius, in Prayer & Meditation, 1978