Only when spent in the effort to know "Who am I?" has it been used well.
You are yourself the self-evident atma: seeking and finding is all in you.
In wealth and property, there is certainly no peace. What then does give peace? My own true nature is peace, knowledge, and divine consciousness - unless and until this is released, how can there be peace? In order to find your Self, you must become revealed to yourself. How beautiful!

Question: God has given us the sense of "I", He will remove it again. What need is there for self-surrender?

Answer: Why do you ask? Just keep still and do nothing.

Question: How can one possibly keep still?
Answer: This is why self-surrender is necessary