What compassion you feel for them!... You would like to cry out to them that they are wasting their time... Why are they so blind, and why can’t they perceive what you — a miserable creature — have seen? Why don’t they go for the best?
—Pray and mortify yourself. Then you have the duty to wake them up, one by one, explaining to them — also one by one — that they, like you, can find a divine way, without leaving the place they occupy in society.