Higher position means greater service and an apportunity to purely represent Srila Prabhupada. Hence our management must be based on humility and tolerance.
At a time when demoniac influence is so prevalent everywhere, to preach love of God is not so easy. However the devotees of ISKCON are pushing on with this mission with absolute determination and dedication.
We want to develop single-minded determination to think, speak and act as Srila Prabhupada wants us to do. This is Krishna consciousness.
The Perfect spiritual practice for this age is to chant the holy name with full conviction and to make others also chant the holy names of the lord.
We want to be in a situation where we will be perfectly happy.The only thing you have to do is to surrender to the supreme father. Then father will take us under his shelter and all suffering will be mitigated.
One who has no compassion for humanity and does not sacrifice his impermanent body for the higher causes of religious principles or eternal glory is certainly pitied even by the immovable beings.
Under no circumstances can the words of persons bewildered by the illusory energy of the Lord deviate the intelligence of those who are completely surrendered souls.
What is difficult to achieve for determined men who have taken refuge of the Supreme Personality of Godhead's lotus feet? His feet are the source of sacred rivers like the Ganges, which put an end to the dangers of mundane life.
Anyone whose work is not meant to elevate him to religious life, anyone whose religious ritualistic performances do not raise him to renunciation and anyone situated in renunciation that does not lead him to devotional service to the Supreme Personality of Godhead must be considered dead, although breathing.
One should try to keep himself satisfied in any condition of life-whether distress or happiness-which is offered by the supreme will. A person who endures in this way is able to cross over the darkness of nescience very easily.