Tirukkural 675: Modes of Action

Do an act after a due consideration of the (following) five, viz. money, means, time, execution and place.

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Those of you who are wrestling with the mind in your many endeavors to try to concentrate the mind, to try to meditate, to try to become quiet, to try to relax, keep trying. Every positive effort that you make is not in vain.
—Gurudeva