Tirukkural 1015: Fearing Guilt

The world regards as the abode of modesty him who fear his own and other's guilt.

Image of Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
There is in much of the world the belief that life is a burden, a feeling of penitence, that it is good to suffer, good for the soul. In fact, spiritual life is not that way at all.
—Gurudeva