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
Chanakya

A man is great by deeds, not by birth.
Chanakya

A person should not be too honest. Straight trees are cut first and honest people are screwed first.
Chanakya

As a single withered tree, if set aflame, causes a whole forest to burn, so does a rascal son destroy a whole family.
Chanakya

As long as your body is healthy and under control and death is distant, try to save your soul; when death is immanent what can you do?
Chanakya

As soon as the fear approaches near, attack and destroy it.
Chanakya

Before you start some work, always ask yourself three questions – Why am I 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.
Chanakya