Its Own Light

As the eyes cannot see themselves, so it is with the soul;
it is sight itself, and therefore it sees all. The moment
it closes its eyes to all it sees, its own light makes it
manifest to its own view. It is for this reason that
people take the path of meditation.

–Hazrat Pir-o-Murshid `Inayat Khan, A Meditation Theme for Each Day,
Selected and arranged by Hazrat Pir Vilayat `Inayat Khan

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