Tirukkural 1032: Greatness of Farmer

Agriculturists are (as it were) the linch-pin of the world for they support all other workers who cannot till the soil.

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Siva's devotees bask contentedly in Siva consciousness, seeing the pure life energy in every person, animal, bird, reptile, fish, insect, plant, tree and even microscopic intelligence as Supreme God Siva Himself. Aum.
—Gurudeva