Tirukkural 374: Acquisition of Wealth and Knowledge

There are (through fate) two different natures in the world, hence the difference (observable in men) in (their acquisition of) wealth, and in their attainment of knowledge.

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Face each test graciously. Welcome each test and welcome each temptation that shows you the strength of your will over the chaotic senses.
—Gurudeva