Tirukkural 929: Abstaining from Alcohol

Reasoning with a drunkard is like going under water with a torch in search of a drowned man.

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Hold your center. Find the place within you that has never, ever changed, that's been the same for many lives, that feeling that has been the same within you since you were a little child up to this very time. Find that!
—Gurudeva