Devotee do not want liberation, they only want to serve. Service here or service there doesn't matter. 'Let me always serve you', that is the mood of a devotee.
Compassion is an essential element of love of God.
Even to come to the stage of appreciating the good qualities of other devotees requires a certain degree of advancement.A neophyte devotee won't be able to do that.
A pure devotee's body although made up of matter, but because of being in contact with the spirit, the body is spiritual.
Association of people who are striving to be determined helps us to become determined.
The living entities are not actually meant to be under the control of the modes but when they reject Krishna then they become affected by the three modes of material nature and as a result of that they identify themselves with the material nature.
We need to have power of discrimination to understand what are the qualities that we should really look up to and adore.
I feel very happy when people come up to me and tell me that all devotees are so nice and devotees take so much of care. This attracts people to temple.
The symptom of a Vaishnava is trinad api sunicena taror api sahisnuna, that's the perfect definition of a Vaishnava. Another consideration is that a Vaishnava is a surrendered soul to Krishna.
To do the right thing, one must be determined.