from the dream of thought.
In your dealings with people, can you detect subtle feelings of either superiority or inferiority towards them ? You are looking at the ego, which lives through comparison.
The ego's identity depends on comparison and feeds on more.
People worship idols and statues without understanding and bow down before them without knowing why. Their hearts do not participate - it is just a formality that has remained. Such people will only be the cause of the destruction of the idol, because although they worship every day, there is no transformation in their lives, and hence it seems futile to worship an idol or a statue.
An idol or statue is a method meant for total, inner transformation.
Everything is predetermined in our lifeline. Our body, our mind and life span are already fixed in a groove.
Our one choice is whether to identify with our destiny or not. If we choose to surrender to the " will of God " all will proceed without resistance.
Divine Principle, has allotted to us that providence which will be of the greatest benefit for our release from the wheel of Karma.