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बुद्धियुक्तो जहातीह उभे सुकृतदुष्कृते।
तस्माद्योगाय युज्यस्व योगः कर्मसु कौशलम्॥

Endowed with equanimity, one sheds in this life both good and evil.
Therefore, strive for the practice of this Yoga of equanimity. Skill in action lies in (the practice of this) Yoga.

— Subhashitani- Ancient Sanskrit Sayings



Wisdom

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एकं हन्यान्न हन्याद्वा शरो मुक्तो धनुष्मता।
बुद्धिर्बुद्धिमतोत्सृष्टा हन्याद्राष्ट्रं सराजकम्॥

an intelligent person even if unarmed can bring down nations by sheer intelligence.

— Subhashitani- Ancient Sanskrit Sayings



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ईश्वरः सर्वभूतानां हृद्देशेर्जुन तिष्ठति ।
भ्रामयन् सर्वभूतानि यन्त्रारूढानि मायया ॥

God stays in the hearts of everyone. By His magic, he keeps tuning them (controlling them) as if they were puppets.

— Subhashitani- Ancient Sanskrit Sayings



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इन्द्रियाणि च संयम्य बकवत् पण्डितो नरः ।
देशकालबलं ज्ञात्वा सर्वकार्याणि साधयेत् ॥

A wise person, like a crane, controls all his senses, and understanding the place, time and his strengths and the strengths of his enemies, achieves his objectives.

— Subhashitani- Ancient Sanskrit Sayings



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Wisdom ceases to be wisdom when it becomes too proud to weep, too grave to laugh, and too selfish to seek other than itself.

— Anonymous