Tirukkural 625: Hopefulness in Trouble

The troubles of that man will be troubled (and disappear) who, however thickly they may come upon him, does not abandon (his purpose).

Image of Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
This Lord of Obstacles prevents us from hurting ourselves through living under an incomplete concept or making a request unneeded or beginning an endeavor not well thought out.
—Gurudeva