The quester moves from beginning to end--if it could be said that there really is an end--under a higher will. It is not only the point that he sets out to reach that matters but also the point that he will be permitted to reach. But this is not arbitrarily and capriciously predetermined. His own karma comes into play here.
-- Notebooks Category 2: Overview of Practices Involved > Chapter 2: The Measure of Progress > # 70