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
Attachment, for instance, holds our cells together; it is also the root of much suffering, for attachment to material objects or people keeps man's awareness externalized, incapable of expressing itself in full freedom.
—Gurudeva