Our first duty is that we should not be a burden on society, i.e., we should be self-dependent. From this point of view self-sufficiency itself is a kind of service.
We may stumble and fall but shall rise again; it should be enough if we did not run away from the battle.
Where is there a wretch So wicked and loathsome as I? I have forsaken my Maker, So faithless have I been.
The difficulty one experiences in meeting himsa arises from weakness of mind.
Action expresses priorities.
My imperfections and failures are as much a blessing from God as my successes and my talents and I lay them both at his feet.