Tirukkural 719: The Knwoledge of the Council Chamber

Those who are able to speak good things impressively in an assembly of the good should not even forgetfully speak them in that of the low.

Image of Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
There is in much of the world the belief that life is a burden, a feeling of penitence, that it is good to suffer, good for the soul. In fact, spiritual life is not that way at all.
—Gurudeva