Tirukkural 972: Greatness Depending on Human's Actions

All human beings agree as regards their birth but differ as regards their characteristics, because of the different qualities of their actions.

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Ahimsa is the first and foremost virtue, presiding over truthfulness, nonstealing, sexual purity, patience, steadfastness, compassion, honesty and moderate appetite.
—Gurudeva