Tirukkural 383: The greatness of a King

These three things, viz., vigilance, learning, and bravery, should never be wanting in the ruler of a country.

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It is the older folk, the wiser folk, the experienced elders, who have lived longer and therefore can see further, to whom youth should be listening.
—Gurudeva