Penance tries to fill
Penance tries to fill all the accomplishments of a human being with devotion and self-realization.
Penance performed out of foolishness, with self-torture or to destroy or injure others, is said to be in the mode of ignorance.(17.19)
Penance performed out of pride and for the sake of gaining respect, honor and worship is said to be in the mode of passion. It isneither stable nor permanent. (17.18)
If you fill your heart with God, God will fill your life with the potential to do whatever your heart desires. – Leon Brown
By the medium of penance, a man can attain self-realization, through which he can get the divine power.
Devotion towards God, along with constant practice of penance and self-learning, helps in getting rid of anger, hatred and attachment.
Devotion for vital life energy and concentration helps in controlled breathing, which is the basis of all successes and accomplishments.
My God will fill all your needs according to his riches – Philippians 4:19 .
Don’t fill your dish with more than what your stomach can take. Have few friends but good ones.
Fill your bowl to the brim and it will spill. -Zen Proverb