Tirukkural 364: Freedom from Desires

Purity (of mind) consists in freedom from desire; and that (freedom from desire) is the fruit of the love of truth.

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When your spiritual will is awake, you have consideration for other people's feelings. When your spiritual will is awake, you give in on little things, and you have the power to hold firm on big issues.
—Gurudeva