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Tirukkural Quotes

“There is in giving up a joy of its own.
Give up, give up now, to taste that joy unknown.”

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Tirukkural

“Thinking ‘Oh who’ll ever know?’ do not to temptation bow.
Wealth’s stealth will out one day; so quit that thought right now.”

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Tirukkural

“Those who children rear.
The mesh of rebirth will spare.”

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Tirukkural

“Trifling are the five-fold senses’ refrain.
Unless on them an inner light you train.”

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Tirukkural

“Very cunning is desire
In its consequences dire.”

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Tirukkural

“Virtue confers honour and makes prosperity swell.
In the virtuous life alone does fortune dwell.”

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Tirukkural

“What is meat but the wounded flesh of that which was once alive?
Think before the once-throbbing morsel you next try to hive.”

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Tirukkural

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“What ought to be done is on virtue built.
What ought not, on guilt.”

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Tirukkural

“When envy, rage, lust and foul speech, these four.
Don’t deflect you, you’re on virtue’s path secure.”

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Tirukkural

“When lust, wrath and delusion no more strangle you.
From all pain you’ll be, believe me, through.”

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Tirukkural

“When the wrong done to you hurts like a sore.
Recall one good the wrong-doer may’ve done and forget the woe.”

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Tirukkural

“Who in god’s praise builds his life
Protects his home from care and strife.”

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Tirukkural

“Who speaks without purpose, measure or sense.
Declares to the world his mind’s incompetence.”

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Tirukkural

“Words must be spoken to some purpose.
Tattle’s more offensive than the tattler may suppose.”

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Tirukkural

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“You’ll never keep what’s not yours even if you bury it deep.
You won’t lose what’s rightly yours, left open as you sleep.”

Thiruvalluvar
Tirukkural

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