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By Anonym 13 Sep

Chanakya

A low-minded person should not be given good advice.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Chanakya

There is poison in the fang of the serpent, in the mouth of the fly and in the sting of a scorpion; but the wicked man is saturated with it.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Chanakya

Do not put your trust in a bad companion nor even trust an ordinary friend, for if he should get angry with you, he may bring all your secrets to light.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Chanakya

The house of a childless person is a void, all directions are void to one who has no relatives, the heart of a fool is also void, but to a poverty stricken man all is void.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Chanakya

Wicked ones are like fire. Even if pu on hea, they burn only. They do not leave unhurt even their well - wishers and benefactors.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Chanakya

Chankaya is referring there to the probibition of entry of the untrustworthy in the counsel-room. Disloyal persons foolishly speak out the secrets of the counsel not knowing the harmful effects of the same. Disclosing the secrets of the counsel mars the welfare of the country.

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 14 Sep

Chanakya

No deliberation made by a single person will be successful; the nature of the work which a sovereign has to do is to be inferred from the consideration of both the visible and invisible causes. The clearance of doubts as to whatever is susceptible of two opinions, and the inference of the whole when only a part is seen is possible of decision only by ministers. Hence the king shall sit at deliberation with persons of wide intellect.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Chanakya

Love is indicated by deeds (and not by words)

By Anonym 14 Sep

Chanakya

People's Fury is above all the furies.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Chanakya

Learning is like a cow of desire. It, like her, yields in all seasons. Like a mother, it feeds you on your journey. Therefore learning is a hidden treasure.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Chanakya

One who is in search of knowledge should give up the search of pleasure and the one who is in search of pleasure should give up the search of knowledge.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Chanakya

If one limb of the body is defected or inflicted with, disease, the whole feels tha pai. Some way if any department, minister or official of the state is faulty, the whole country is effected. An administrator should try hard to curb it.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Chanakya

Avoid him who talks sweetly before you but tries to ruin you behind your back, for he is like a pitcher of poison with milk on top.

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 13 Sep

Chanakya

A father who is a chronic debtor, an adulterous mother, a beautiful wife, and an unlearned son are enemies in one's own home.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Chanakya

Charity puts and end to poverty; righteous conduct to misery; discretion to ignorance; and scrutiny to fear.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Chanakya

Good behavior wins even an enemy.

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

A person becomes great not be sitting on some high seat, but through higher qualities. Can a crow become an eagle by simply sitting on the top of a palatial building?

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

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 14 Sep

Chanakya

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

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

Lakshmi, the Goddess of wealth, comes of Her own accord where fools are not respected, grain is well stored up, and the husband and wife do not quarrel.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Chanakya

Union in privacy (with one's wife); boldness; storing away useful items; watchfulness; and not easily trusting others; these five things are to be learned from a crow.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Chanakya

The king shall lose no time when the opportunity waited for arrives.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Chanakya

A friend, even if he be the enemy's son , should be protected.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Chanakya

He who wears unclean garments, has dirty teeth, is a glutton, speaks unkindly and sleeps after sunrise - although he may be the greatest personality - will lose the favour of Lakshmi.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Chanakya

The life of an uneducated man is as useless as the tail of a dog which neither covers its rear end, nor protects it from the bites of insects.

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 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

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 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 13 Sep

Chanakya

A wicked wife, a false friend, a saucy servant and living in a house with a serpent in it are nothing but death.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Chanakya

Everybody has same or the other weakness. This eis also a a general tendency to conceal theee weaknesses. For people may not harm for these, but they will surely ridicule or make fun of. Friendship, of course feigned should be retained with enemy till his weakness is known. Let him remain elated.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Chanakya

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

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 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?

By Anonym 15 Sep

Chanakya

This world is a bitter tree, it has only two sweet nectar like fruits - one is soft voice and the other is company of gentlemen.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Chanakya

Education is the best friend. An educated person is respected everywhere. Education beats the beauty and the youth.

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 14 Sep

Chanakya

The Goddess of wealth is unsteady, and so is the life breath. The duration of life is uncertain, and the place of habitation is uncertain; but in all this inconsistent world religious merit alone is immovable.

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 13 Sep

Chanakya

A man is great by deeds, not by birth.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Chanakya

As a calf follows its mother among a thousand cows, so the (good or bad) deeds of a man follow him.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Chanakya

Do not be very upright in your dealings for you would see by going to the forest that straight trees are cut down while crooked ones are left standing.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Chanakya

Let not a single day pass without your learning a verse, half a verse, or a fourth of it, or even one letter of it; nor without attending to charity, study and other pious activity.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Chanakya

Punishment when awarded with due consideration, makes the people devoted to righteousness and to works productive of wealth and enjoyment.

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.