Maya is so thorough, just like water, if there’s one little hole, the water wil just find its way immediately to that hole. And the problem is our consciousness has so many holes.
Our main business is Sankirtana & distribution of literature. If Krishna gives us a better place, that is all right. Otherwise, we can remain at any place never mind hell or heaven, we should propagate our Sankirtana movement.
A rich person utilizes his wealth in entertainment, but a devotee utilizes it to worship the deity of the Lord.
One should not be idle but should be very enthusiastic about executing the regulative principles. Neglect of the regulative principles will destroy devotional service. In this Krishna consciousness movement there are four basic regulative principles, forbidding illicit sex, meat-eating, gambling and intoxication. A devotee must be very enthusiastic about following these principles. If he becomes slack in following any of them, his progress will certainly be checked. — The Nectar of instruction, Text 03.