Indian Tamil Philosopher and Writer
"Agriculturists are the linchpin of the mankind since they support all others who cannot till the soil."
"As water changes its nature, from the nature of the soil in which it flows, so will the character of men resemble that of their associates."
"As the quality of water changes with the nature of the soil; so will a man's reason vary with the quality of his friends."
"Art of using alphabets and science of using numerals are the two eyes of living human beings."
"By the continuance of rain, the world is preserved in existence; it is therefore worthy to be called ambrosia."
"Defer not virtue to another day; receive her now; and at the dying hour she will be your undying friend."
"Excessive or deficient food or activity causes disorders in mobility, breathing and digestion."
"If we eat only after making sure that what has been already eaten has been digested, no medicine will be required to keep the body in good health."
"Just as the hand that strikes the ground cannot fail, so is the ruin certain of him who cherishes anger."
"Let the thoughts be always great and progressive. It will not be a loss, even if the success eludes."
"Let attachment to the Lord be your one attachment. That attachment will help you to free yourself from other attachments."
"Something may not be achievable even by God or through God's help. But the effort exerted to attain that non-achievable will yield its deserving result!"
"Reasoning with a drunkard is like going under water with a torch to seek for a drowning man."
"The axle of a cart loaded only with light peacock feathers can also break, if it is greatly overloaded."