Tirukkural 84: Hospitality

Lakshmi with joyous mind shall dwell in the house of that man who, with cheerful countenance, entertains the good as guests

Image of Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
It takes as much time for a hardened heart to soften as it does for a piece of ice to melt in a refrigerator.
—Gurudeva