"If the son of God, the jiva (ego-identified one) who has forgotten his real Nature [i.e., Self], eagerly inquires within, "Who am I that is lamenting over the miseries of life?'', he will realize his greatness, namely that he is truly One with his Father -- Self."
Bhagavan Sri Ramana Maharshi
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Rodney J Owen