Chanakya Neeti (Part-4)

1) ” Multiple straws reunite together to make a thatch to provide protection against rain. In the same manner, when men unite together to form an army they can easily conquer the enemy.”
2) “You can earn money after losing it, you can make new friends, and also you can get another wife, but this is not the case with the body”
3) “One becomes very enlightened and awake after listening to the religious talks, on attending some funeral, and on falling sick severely”
4) “Only a capable man who lives life as per principles of religion is alive in real senses. If not, then the person is living a life of no use.”
5) “A cuckoo bird will not sing until the arrival of spring i.e. there is a right time for performing every task.”
6) “There are two ways to deal with thorns and wicked people. One is to crush them and the other, to stay away from it.”
7) “A wrong act done by a person with power is hailed and many times is justified. On the other hand, a good task done by a poor might not grab that much attention.”
8) “Even if a gem is placed on the foot and a mirror on the head, The gem will not lose its value.”
9) “Greed is the root of all evil. A black bee enjoys nectar from a lotus flower, but in search of more it goes to forests  and paddy fields where it gets hurt by thorns.”
10) “The fragrance of sandalwood remains even after cutting/grinding it, a bull-elephant does not stop mating even in old age, and sugar cane tastes sweet on being crushed. Such is the nature of high-class men that remains unchanged even in poverty.”
11) “A foolish man easily falls in love with a whore and then becomes her toy. She will use him, betray him, trick him, and finally destroy him.
12) “A man might acquire some big position after putting few efforts, but that is not everything. A crow sitting on the steeple of a palace is not honored but an eagle is.”
13) “I am not interested in money earned by; bringing pain to others, anti-religious activities, and by begging before an enemy.”
14) “You cannot get satisfied with the money you have, with women, and tasty food. More you enjoy the desire grows even more. Hunger and thirst cannot be satisfied”
15) “One must not act as miser when it comes to speaking politely. A polite talker is appreciated by all and speaking politely costs you nothing.”
16) “This world is like a tree with two life-giving fruits hanging from it. One is to speak politely and other is to be in the company of good people.”
17) “Like Money in hands of others is of no use and in same manner knowledge confined to books is also of no use to a person hence one must be prudent enough.”
18) “A snake stores venom in his Fang, a bee in its sting, a scorpion in its tail, but everything of an evil person is poisonous.”
19) “A man with good intention to help others receives a blessing at each step and his troubles get blown away.”