I have had some success as a scholar, and as a lama I am somebody, but these things are not important. The only thing that matters to me is that I was a disciple of Pabongka Rinpoche.
Rilbur Rinpoche. Pabonka Rinpoche: A Memoir.
Published in: Liberation in the Palm of Your Hand, Pabongka Rinpoche, Wisdom Publications 1991