350 TALKS ON t& AT THE FEET OF THE MASTER " fall into any of these minor mistakes which we so often make ; but being human we still make mistakes. When you have reached a stage when you can make them no more, you will be very rfear to Adeptship. Of course that is the impression produced. You see the gulf between you, but the very fact of all that splendour is an encouragement to you, and not a deterrent. It is a very remarkable feeling and very intense, very wonderful and very beautiful. Surely there could be no pride in your mind under those conditions. He says: The man who does not know thinks that he is great, that he has done this or that great thing; the wise man knows that only God is great, that all good work is done by God alone. * That is a very interesting thought. When you do something very great, very wonderful, and you think y "That is good, I have done that/' it is very good to do as did the mediaeval Christians, and say: " To God be the glory," because, you know, there is only One Person in the whole of this solar system. There is one Actor, and that is the God of the System. All that you do, He does through you. We are all manifestations of His power. I know quite well that it is difficult, that it is practically impossible for us to realise that thing, but the more we develop the higher consciousness, the more we succeed in raising ;! to higher levels, the more acutely we shall feel that.