CC Madhya 22.70 (1975)
- yo bhavet komala-śraddhaḥ
- sa kaniṣṭho nigadyate
yaḥ—anyone who; bhavet—may be; komala—soft; śraddhaḥ—having faith; saḥ—such a person; kaniṣṭhaḥ—neophyte devotee; nigadyate—is said to be.
" 'One whose faith is not very strong, who is just beginning, should be considered a neophyte devotee.'
This verse also appears in the Bhakti-rasāmṛta-sindhu (1.2.19).