Chanakya he was a pioneer in political science and classic economics.
He was also a great thinker and philosopher and his teachings have been put together in books Arthashastra and Chanakya Neeti.
Whenever you read any of these books you will feel enthusiastic and motivated. In spite of this you will also learn various parts of life and the ways people think.
Lets me write here some of his best sayings so that you can think of it. All the quotes are taken from his books. If any matching from any website were found will be consider just a coincidence as these are just quotes.
- Before you start some work, always ask yourself 3 questions – why I am doing this, what the result might be & will I be successful. Only when you think deeply and find suitable answers to these questions, go ahead.
– Some Explanation : The above quote means that if all the answers for that 3 questions is YES then only you should start that work as you will be more confident and the result will be better.
- God is not present in idols. Your Feelings are your god. The soul is your temple.
- Fragrance of flowers spreads only in the direction of wind. But the goodness of a person spread in all directions.
– Some Explanation : The above quote means we should be good and do good to others and our glory will spread in all over the world.
- Education is the best friend. An educated person is respected everywhere. Education beats the beauty and the youth.
– Some Explanation : The above quote means that an educated person can win the world. Knowledge is power so gain knowledge before starting any work.
- A man is great by deeds, not by birth.
- A person should not be too honest. Straight trees are cut first and honest people are screwed first.
- Once you start a working on something, don’t be afraid of failure and don’t abandon it. People who work sincerely are the happiest.
– Some Explanation : The above quote means that when we do something its not strange that we fail. But even if we are failing it means that we are doing something great. We will achieve that one day or some day. So done fear from failure keep doing.
- There are three gems upon this earth; Food, water and Pleasing words. Fools consider pieces of rock as Gems
- The one excellent thing that can be learned from a lion is that whatever a man intends doing should be done by him with a whole hearted and strenuous effort.
- Time perfects men as well as destroys them.
- Even if a snake is not poisonous, it should be pretend to be venomous.
– Some Explanation : The above quote means that be in your nature. As attitude is something that created men.
- Learn from the mistakes of others. You cannot live long enough to make them all yourselves.
– Some Explanation : The above quote means that we should keep eye on our competitors we should avoid making mistakes which other do. So learning from others mistakes makes us more powerful and the goal will be achieved soon.
- As soon as the fear approaches near, attack & destroy it.
So friends these were some quotes said by the Great Chanakya. We have not explained all quotes because some quotes are self explanatory. We have picked up best quotes for you all but you can read others form their books. Also let us know you thoughts by doing comments and sharing.