"I have to inform you of three small points:
The first point is that when I come and go, no one should touch my feet. I am nobody’s guru, and I do not believe that anyone is anyone’s guru or disciple. Hence, no one should touch my feet. I am also not a saint or a mahatma. To attempt to be a saint or a mahatma seems extremely childish to me. So there is absolutely no need to treat me with reverence, admiration or veneration. It is more than enough respect for me that you listen attentively to what I say. You do not even have to accept it. Just think about it and experiment. If it is right, it will stay; and if it is not, it will drop…."