According to Sri. Ramakrishna Paramahamsa, the greatest philosopher of India,
January 13, 2008 10:20pm CST
People need not fear enemies, need not fear fire, need not fear snakes, need not fear lightening. But one has to fear one’s own senses. It is our senses if not properly controlled keeps killing us. Example: the sense of taste, the sense of desire etc.
16 Jan 08
Fear is something we humans seem to be proud of. Perhaps it is also because of the fear factor that we are able to improve and progress. Of course, there are some who live in fear and ended up killing themselves. It is not because they are not able to control themselves but because they lack the knowledge and wisdom to understand the dependency of the senses and the impact on human lives.
10 Feb 08
Hi Pal.. my parents always say that fear the truth, and act according to the conscience. The Divinity Within will manisfest, if one adheres to this simple principle, and by this stand point, all these senses will be under our control. Take care friend:)