Tirukkural 970: Honor and Indignity

The world will (always) praise and adore the fame of the honourable who would rather die than suffer indignity.

Image of Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
To know yourself is why you are on Earth. You were born to realize the Self. You are not here to make money, to clothe yourself or to entertain yourself. These are incidentals.
—Gurudeva