Kural - 929

Kural 929
Holy Kural #929
Like him who, lamp in hand, would seek one sunk beneath the wave
Is he who strives to sober drunken man with reasonings grave

Reasoning with a drunkard is like going under water with a torch in search of a drowned man.

Tamil Transliteration
Kaliththaanaik Kaaranam Kaattudhal Keezhneerk
Kuliththaanaith Theeththureei Atru.

Chapter GroupFriendship
chapterNot Drinking Palm-Wine