A man bound by the hands and feet cannot free himself. He must be helped by a person who is unbound because the bound cannot help the bound, the rescuer must be liberated. Therefore, only Lord Krishna or His bona fide representative can release the conditioned soul.
This avatara of the Lord does not kill the miscreants, but delivers them by His causeless mercy.
Vaishnava etiquette is a combination of two words: Vaisnava and Etiquette. Vaishnava means the pure devotee of the Lord and Etiquette means the activity and behaviour of a Vaishnava.
Always think of the Lotus Feet of Lord Krishna and you will find no difficulties in executing the tasks allotted to you by Krishna.
Tolerance means to fix our mind, to fix our words, and to fix our actions on a higher principle.
A snake can be charmed by sound vibration 'mantra'or herbs, but the man, most envious, is more dangerous than the snake.
This is a sure sign of spiritual strength, for where there is preaching there must be life. Please go on increasing more and more book distribution. You are working in the right direction.
[Letter to Abhirama 9 Jan 1976]
Krishna Consciousness is not a matter of faith but it is the science of self realization.