Tirukkural 615: Manly Effort

He who desires not pleasure, but desires labour, will be a pillar to sustain his relations, wiping away their sorrows.

Image of Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
My satguru, Siva Yogaswami, used to say, "It takes a lot of courage to be happy all the time."
—Gurudeva