Positive and Negative Karmas

This is a one-wheeled chariot with two passengers being the same person. On the right, he is facing light, moving towards positive karma. On the left he is facing shadows, heading towards negative karma.

Image of Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Are we ready for the final journey life has to offer? Are we prepared to endure the hardships of sadhana, to suffer the death of the ego? Or would we prefer more pleasures in the world of "I" and "mine?"
—Gurudeva