Tirukkural 625: Hopefulness in Trouble

The troubles of that man will be troubled (and disappear) who, however thickly they may come upon him, does not abandon (his purpose).

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Some reactions are healthy; others are unhealthy. The reaction to a reaction is destructive, whereas the reaction itself, when viewed with a balanced mind, eventually becomes an asset.
—Gurudeva