A man is great by deeds, not by birth.–CHANAKYA
There is some self-interest behind every friendship. There is no friendship without self-interests. This is a bitter truth.– CHANAKYA
God doesn’t dwell in the wooden, stony or earthen idols. His abode is in our feelings, our thoughts.–CHANAKYA
The wise man should restrain his senses like the crane and accomplish his purpose with due knowledge of his place, time and ability.–CHANAKYA
The earth is supported by the power of truth; it is the power of truth that makes the sun shine and the winds blow; indeed all things rest upon truth.–CHANAKYA
He who is overly attached to his family members experiences fear and sorrow, for the root of all grief is attachment. Thus one should discard attachment to be happy.–CHANAKYA
Once you start working on something, don’t be afraid of failure and don’t abandon it. People who work sincerely are the happiest.–CHANAKYA
A person should not be too honest. Straight trees are cut first and honest people are screwed first.–CHANAKYA
Even if a snake is not poisonous, it should pretend to be venomous.– CHANAKYA
Skills are called hidden treasure as they save like a mother in a foreign country.– CHANAKYA
Your feelings are your god.– CHANAKYA
Good behavior wins even an enemy.– CHANAKYA
Once You start working on something, don’t be afraid of failure and don’t abandon it. People who work sincerely are the happiest.– CHANAKYA
Books are as useful to a stupid person as a mirror is useful to a blind person.– CHANAKYA
Education is the best friend. An educated person is respected everywhere. Education beats beauty and youth.– CHANAKYA
The biggest guru-mantra is: never share your secrets with anybody. It will destroy you.– CHANAKYA
As soon as the fear approaches near, attack and destroy it.– CHANAKYA
God is not present in idols. Your feelings are your god. The soul is your temple.– CHANAKYA
There are three gems upon this earth: food, water, and pleasing words. Fools consider pieces of rocks as gems.– CHANAKYA
O wise man! Give your wealth only to the worthy and never to others. The water of the sea received by the clouds is always sweet.– CHANAKYA
The poor wish for wealth, animals for the faculty of speech, men for heaven and godly persons for liberation.– CHANAKYA
One whose knowledge is confined to books and whose wealth is in the possession of others can use neither knowledge nor wealth when the need for them arises.– CHANAKYA
Before you start some work, always ask yourself three questions: why i am doing it? What the results might be? And will I be successful? Only when you think deeply and find satisfactory answers to these questions,go ahead.
He who lives in our mind is near though he may actually be far away but he who is not in our heart is far though he may really be nearby.
A man is born alone and dies alone and he experiences the good and bad consequences of his karma alone and he goes alone to hell or the supreme abode.
The world’s biggest power is the youth and beauty of a woman.
“We return evil for evil, in which there is no sin, for it is necessary to pay a wicked man in his own coin.”
“Avoid him who talks sweetly before you but tries to ruin you behind your back, for he is like a pitcher full of poison with milk on top.”
“The life of an uneducated man is as useless as the tail of a dog which neither covers its rear end nor protects it from the bites of insects.”
“As a single withered tree, if set aflame, causes a whole forest to burn, so does a rascal son destroy a whole family.”
“The king shall lose no time when the opportunity waited for arrives.”
“Treat your kid like a darling for the first five years. For the next five years, scold them. By the time they turn sixteen, treat them like a friend. Your grown-up children are your best friends.”
“Accumulated wealth is saved by spending just as incoming fresh water is saved by letting out stagnant water.”
“Those base men who speak of the secret faults of others destroy themselves like serpents that stray onto ant hills.”
“The fragrance of flowers spreads only in the direction of the wind but the goodness of a person spreads in all directions.”
“It is better to die than preserve life by incurring disgrace. The loss of life only pain a moment, but disgrace every day of one’s life.”–CHANAKYA
“Do not reveal what you have thought upon doing, but by wise council keep it secret being determined to carry it into execution
“We have to make people soft who are hard, to attract those who are far, if they do bad for us then even considering our aim we should always love them.”
“The one excellent thing that can be learned from a lion is that whatever a man intends doing should be done by him with a whole-hearted and strenuous effort.”
“The earth is supported by the power of truth, it is the power of truth that makes the sunshine and the winds blow, indeed all things rest upon truth.”
“Wealth, a friend, a wife, and a kingdom may be regained, but this body when lost may never be acquired again.”
“All the creatures are pleased by loving words; and therefore we should address words that are pleasing to all, for there is no lack of sweet words.”
“Drop the idea that attachment and love are one thing. They are enemies. It is the attachment that destroys all love.”–CHANAKYA
“He who is prepared for the future and he who deals cleverly with any situation that may arise are both happy, but the fatalistic man who wholly depends on luck is ruined.”
“As long as your body is healthy and under control and death is distant, try to save your soul, when death is imminent what can you do?
“We should not fret for what is past, nor should we be anxious about the future; men of discernment deal only with the present moment.”
“A person should not be too honest. Straight trees are cut first and honest people are screwed first.”
“Generosity, pleasing address, courage and propriety of conduct are not acquired, but are inbred qualities.”
“If you were to choose between an evil person and a snake to keep company with, opt for the snake. Because the snake will bite you only in self-defense but the evil person will put a bite for any reason and any time or always.”
“Never reveal what you have thought upon doing, but by wise council keep it secret being determined to carry it into execution.”
“There is some self-interest behind every friendship. There is no friendship without self-interests. This is a bitter truth.”
“Never make friends with people who are above or below you in status. Such friendships will never give you any happiness.”
“There are only two ways of dealing with evil persons or thorns. Crush them under your boot or stay far away from them.”
“Too much beauty got Sita kidnapped, too much ego got Ravana killed and too much charity got Raja Bali in deep trouble. So too much of anything is bad. One should refrain from ‘too much.”
“I consider almighty god above all so only I always propagate his true message of Vedas.”
“Save your wealth against future calamity. Do not say, “what fear has a rich man of calamity?” Wealth sometimes vanishes away and large accumulations perish.”
“It is better to be without a king than [to have] a bad one.” ,–CHANAKYA
There is no austerity equal to a balanced mind, and there is no happiness equal to contentment; there is no disease like covetousness, and no virtue like mercy.
If one has a good disposition, what other virtue is needed? If a man has fame, what is the value of other ornamentation?
Purity of speech, of the mind, of the senses, and of a compassionate heart are needed by one who desires to rise to the divine platform.
The happiness and peace attained by those satisfied by the nectar of spiritual TRANQUILITY is not attained by greedy persons restlessly moving here and there.
Test a servant while in the discharge of his duty, a relative in difficulty, a friend in adversity, and a wife in misfortune.
The life of an uneducated man is as useless as the tail of a dog which neither covers its rear end, nor protects it from the bites of insects.
You can win a greedy by offering money, proud person by pretending your devotion, you can win a fool by agreeing with him, and you can win a scholar by truth and only truth
An alcoholic cannot differentiate between good and bad. In same manner a selfish person gets blind under affect of his selfish goals.
It is better to have no friends,pupils and wife than having bad ones.
If you are facing loss in business or your heart is broken then don’t share such information with others also one must not discuss scandals of family and incident of insult people might try to exploit your weakness
You should be shameless when it comes about learning something, dealing in business and having Food.
A man shouldn’t reside at a place where people are not afraid of law where people are shameless, where there exists no clever man people lack in the spirit of Charity, and where there exists no art.
“A person should not be too honest. Straight trees are cut first and honest people are screwed first.”– CHANAKYA
“The fragrance of flowers spreads only in the direction of the wind but the goodness of a person spreads in all directions.”– CHANAKYA
“All the creatures are pleased by loving words; and therefore we should address words that are pleasing to all, for there is no lack of sweet words.”– CHANAKYA
Teaching one who has no understanding is of no use.Just as a bamboo does not become FRAGRANT EVEN though it lives with the sandalwood trees.—Chanakya Neeti
Although sandalwood is cut, it does not forsake its natural quality of fragrance; so also the elephant does not give up SPORTINESS though he should grow old. The sugarcane does not cease to be sweet though squeezed in a mill; so the man of noble extraction does not lose his lofty qualities, no matter how pinched he is by poverty.—Chanakya Neeti
Like a single tree laden with fragrant flowers is enough to make the whole forest aromatic, a single good son is enough to bring love and unity to the whole family.—CHANAKYA NEETI
Moral excellence is an ornament for personal beauty; righteous conduct, for high birth; success for learning; and proper spending for wealth.—Chanakya Neeti
Perfection can be achieved only through devotion, for devotion is the basis of all success.—Chanakya Neeti
The student, the servant, the traveler, the hungry person,
the frightened man, the treasury guard, and the steward,
these seven ought to be awakened if they fall asleep.—CHANAKYA NEETI
Those that are empty-minded cannot be benefited by instruction. Bamboo does not acquire the quality of sandalwood by being associated with it.—CHANAKYA NEETI
Charity puts and end to poverty; righteous conduct to misery; discretion to ignorance; and scrutiny to fear.—CHANAKYA NEETI
My dear child, if you desire to be free from the cycle of birth and death, then abandon the objects of sense gratification as poison. Drink instead the nectar of forbearance, upright conduct, mercy, cleanliness and truth.—CHANAKYA NEETI
As gold is tested in four ways by rubbing, cutting, heating and beating – so a man should be tested by these four things: his renunciation, his conduct, his qualities and his actions.—CHANAKYA NEETI
Foolishness is indeed painful, and verily so is youth, but more painful by far than either is being obliged in another person’s house.—CHANAKYA NEETI
Do not keep company with a fool for as we can see he is a two-legged beast. Like an unseen thorn he pierces the heart with his sharp words.—CHANAKYA NEETI
The elephant is a huge animal. But it is brought under control by just using a iron hook. Darkness is huge and powerful. But is killed by JUST by a small lamp. The mountain is huge and powerful, but a small diamond is used to cut the mountain. It is not useful if you are just huge and physically strong. He who has intellectual brilliance will reign.—CHANAKYA NEETI
To have ability for eating when dishes are ready at hand,to have a mind for making charity when one is PROSPEROUS ARE the fruits of no ordinary austerities.—CHANAKYA NEETI