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.

Image of Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
My satguru, Siva Yogaswami, used to say, "It takes a lot of courage to be happy all the time."
—Gurudeva