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By Anonym 13 Sep

Chanakya

How well u treat the wicked people, they do nto give up their wickedness. They derive pleasure in hurting others. A serpent made to drink milk, it ejects poison only.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Chanakya

Every relationship has one or the other motive behind it. Friendship or enemity are not purposeless.Oneness of motive is turned into friendship. While diversity of motive cause enemity. Royal relationships also depend uypon one or theother purpose. But such relatins ar mainly for the welfare of the state.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Chanakya

People's Fury is above all the furies.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Chanakya

Women have hunger two-fold, shyness four-fold, daring six-fold, and lust eight-fold as compared to men.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Chanakya

Do not reveal what you have thought upon doing, but by wise council keep it secret being determined to carry it into execution.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Chanakya

The man who remains a fool even in advanced age is really a fool, just as the Indra-Varuna fruit does not become sweet no matter how ripe it might become.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Chanakya

Offspring, friends and relatives flee from a devotee of the Lord: yet those who follow him bring merit to their families through their devotion.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Chanakya

Once you start a working on something, don't be afraid of failure and don't abandon it. People who work sincerely are the happiest.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Chanakya

What good is a cow that neither gives milk nor conceives? Similarly, what is the value of the birth of a son if he becomes neither learned nor a pure devotee of the Lord?

By Anonym 13 Sep

Chanakya

He who lives in our mind is near though he may actually be far away; but he who is not in our heart is far though he may really be nearby.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Chanakya

There is no austerity equal to a balanced mind, and there is no happiness equal to contentment; there is no disease like covetousness, and no virtue like mercy.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Chanakya

Evil person causes harm even if treated will.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Chanakya

Swans live wherever there is water, and leave the place where water dries up; let not a man act so - and comes and goes as he pleases.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Chanakya

The wise man should restrain his senses like the crane and accomplish his purpose with due knowledge of his place, time and ability.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Chanakya

Purity of speech, of the mind, of the senses, and of a compassionate heart are needed by one who desires to rise to the divine platform.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Chanakya

Those parents who do not educate their sons are their enemies; for as is a crane among swans, so are ignorant so are ignorant sons in a public assembly.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Chanakya

Accumulated wealth is saved by spending just as incoming fresh water is saved by letting out stagnant water.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Chanakya

As water collected in a tank gets pure by filtration, so accumulated wealth is preserved by being employed in charity.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Chanakya

He who is overly attached to his family members experiences fear and sorrow, for the root of all grief is attachment. Thus one should discard attachment to be happy.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Chanakya

The low minded are fond of deception the nature of low-minded people never changes.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Chanakya

Whoever imposes severe punishment becomes repulsive to the people; while he who awards mild punishment becomes contemptible. But whoever imposes punishment as deserved becomes respectable.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Chanakya

A man is born alone and dies alone; and he experiences the good and bad consequences of his karma alone; and he goes alone to hell or the Supreme abode.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Chanakya

Test a servant while in the discharge of his duty, a relative in difficulty, a friend in adversity, and a wife in misfortune.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Chanakya

One whose knowledge is confined to books and whose wealth is in the possession of others, can use neither his knowledge nor wealth when the need for them arises.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Chanakya

He who forsakes his own community and joins another perishes as the king who embraces an unrighteous path.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Chanakya

Constant travel brings old age upon a man; a horse becomes old by being constantly tied up; lack of sexual contact with her husband brings old age upon a woman; and garments become old through being left in the sun.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Chanakya

Love is indicated by deeds (and not by words)

By Anonym 15 Sep

Chanakya

Trees on a riverbank, a woman in another man's house, and kings without counselors go without doubt to swift destruction.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Chanakya

A man attains greatness by his merits, not simply by occupying an exalted seat. Can we call a crow an eagle (garuda) simply because he sits on the top of a tall building.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Chanakya

One destitute of wealth is not destitute, he is indeed rich, but the man devoid of learning is destitute in every way.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Chanakya

The rain water enlivens all living beings of the earth both movable (insects, animals, humans, etc.) and immovable (plants, trees, etc.), and then returns to the ocean it value multiplied a million fold.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Chanakya

Do not pass between two brahmanas, between a brahmana and his sacrificial fire, between a wife and her husband, a master and his servant, and a plough and an ox.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Chanakya

Beauty is spoiled by an immoral nature; noble birth by bad conduct; learning, without being perfected; and wealth by not being properly utilised.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Chanakya

The man who is praised by others is regarded as worthy though he may be really void of all merit. But the man who sings his own praises becomes disgraced though he should be Indra, the possessor of all excellencies.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Chanakya

Rain which falls upon the sea is useless; so is food for one who is satiated; in vain is a gift for one who is wealthy; and a burning lamp during the daytime is useless.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Chanakya

Whores don’t live in company of poor men, citizens never support a weak company and birds don’t build nests on a tree that doesn’t bear fruits.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Chanakya

For the moon though one, dispels the darkness, which the stars, though numerous, do not.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Chanakya

He whose son is obedient to him, whose wife's conduct is in accordance with his wishes, and who is content with his riches, has his heaven here on earth.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Chanakya

The learned are envied by the foolish; rich men by the poor; chaste women by adulteresses; and beautiful ladies by ugly ones.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Chanakya

Defect in one's limb ruins a man.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Chanakya

He who look at a woman who is not his wife as a mother; wealth that is not his as dust and all the men as himself... is a happy man. He, who sees all these things under a different light, is a blind.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Chanakya

He who loses his money is forsaken by his friends, his wife, his servants and his relations; yet when he regains his riches those who have forsaken him come back to him. Hence wealth is certainly the best of relations.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Chanakya

One's weakness should not ever be revealed.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Chanakya

No amount of advice change his attitude. He does not listed to good advice. Rather he gets angry.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Chanakya

Low minded people are fraudulent, wicked and chaeat. They shouldnot be trusted. To h ave faith in low minded ones is mistake in policy and useless because they are not trustworthy. An administrator should not invited calamity by trusting the low minded ones.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Chanakya

Although an ass is tired, he continues to carry his burden; he is unmindful of cold and heat; and he is always contented; these three things should be learned from the ass.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Chanakya

Your feelings are your god.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Chanakya

He who runs away from a fearful calamity, a foreign invasion, a terrible famine, and the companionship of wicked men is safe.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Chanakya

O wise man! Give your wealth only to the worthy and never to others. The water of the sea received by the clouds is always sweet.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Chanakya

If one has a good disposition, what other virtue is needed? If a man has fame, what is the value of other ornamentation?