250 TALKS ON " AT THE FEET OF THE MASTER " feeling of dislike. We should not get excited over all these thing's. It is not unnatural, of course, that those who are enthusiastic should feel that way. We, who are so sure that we are on the right track ourselves, know already so much of the glory and the beauty of Him Who is to come, that to hear some one else setting up to be the Great World Teacher is very likely to cause a certain amount of annoyance. It ought not to. Serene in our belief, we ought to be quite kindly and tolerant and gentle towards the belief of others, even though we know in what particular they are mistaken. You will have a great deal of psychic manifestation of various sorts ; some of it will be quite along our lines, and some most certainly will not; therefore you w^l more than ever have to use your common-sense, and while never denying the possibility of anything that comes in your way, just exercise your judgment about it. Simply say to others as well as yourself (the attitude of Gamaliel, you know, is a very good one): (t If this thing be of God then it will prosper ; if it be not of God then it will come to naught." But take care lest you should be found to be <( fighting against God ". One would be disposed to take whatever there was of good from any source of revelation, from .any source whatever. That there will be unusual happenings is certain. You have read perhaps The Light of Asia. It is a very fairly faithful transcript of the Buddhist books about the Life of the Lord Buddha.