Tirukkural 780: Military Spirit

If (heroes) can so die as to fill with tears the eyes of their rulers, such a death deserves to be obtained even by begging.

Image of Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
The greatest inhibiting factor in practicing bhakti yoga is the doubting, cynical, intellectual mind. Doubt and skepticism harden the heart and narrow the mind.
—Gurudeva