Kural - 653

Kural 653
Holy Kural #653
Who tell themselves that nobler things shall yet be won
All deeds that dim the light of glory must they shun

Those who say, "we will become (better)" should avoid the performance of acts that would destroy (their fame).

Tamil Transliteration
Oodhal Ventum Olimaazhkum Seyvinai
Aaadhum Ennu Mavar.

Chapter GroupMinisters of State
chapterPurity in Action