Tirukkural 719: The Knwoledge of the Council Chamber

Those who are able to speak good things impressively in an assembly of the good should not even forgetfully speak them in that of the low.

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The outer worship is approaching God properly, presenting ourselves acceptably. It is to offer our love, our adoration and then to speak out our prayer, our petition.
—Gurudeva