Disciples and devoteeswhat are most of them doing? Worshipping the teapot instead of drinking the tea!
The seeing of Truth cannot be dualistic (a 'thing' seen). It cannot be seen by a see-er, or via a see-er. There can only be a seeing which itself is Truth.
The Saint is a man who disciplines his ego. The Sage is a man who rids himself of his ego.
One must know that one is not in order to be able to understand that we are.
Doctrines, scriptures, sutras, essays, are not to be regarded as systems to be followed. They merely contribute to understanding. They should be for us a source of stimulation, and nothing more.. Adopted, rather than used as a stimulus, they are a hindrance
Wise men don't judge: they seek to understand.
It is only with total humility, and in absolute stillness of mind that we can know what indeed we are.
What is your trouble? Mistaken identity.
Play your part in the comedy, but don't identify yourself with your role!