Of course, all great work is slow, and the difficulties are too many, especially as we Hindus are the conquered race. Yet, that is the very reason why it is bound to work, for spiritual ideals have always come from the downtrodden. Jews overwhelmed the Roman Empire with their spiritual ideals.
- Swami Vivekananda
6th July, 1896. The Complete Works of Swami Vivekananda/Volume 6/Epistles - Second Series/CII Frankincense