Just as the standard of money is not currency like the dollar, yen, or ruble, but gold, so rasa is the standard of realization of the Absolute.
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.
A devotee knows that even at his death Krishna will protect him. The real test of our devotion will be at that time.
A virtue which is divine is humility.