Tirukkural 827: Unreal Friendship

Since the bending of the bow bespeaks evil, one should not accept (as good) the humiliating speeches of one's foes.

Image of Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
We must live in the now to follow the path to enlightenment. In the lower realms of the mind, where time and space seem very real, we are worried about the past or concerned about the future. These two intermingle and limit conscious awareness.
—Gurudeva