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"The moon makes the sky beautiful, just as the beautiful women make the world attractive." -Kalidasa


"Love is the fruit in season at all times, and within reach of every hand." -Kalidasa


"The firefly's flame is something for which nature has no use, and so it bestows it freely on so many beautiful creatures." -Kalidasa


"The heart of a fool is like the ruins of an old building; everything is well arranged, but there is no life inside." -Kalidasa


"The bee is more honored than other animals, not because she works, but because she works for others." -Kalidasa


"A gem cannot be polished without friction, nor a man perfected without trials." -Kalidasa


"The fragrance of flowers spreads only in the direction of the wind. But the goodness of a person spreads in all directions." -Kalidasa


"A man is great by deeds, not by birth." -Kalidasa "Look to this day, for it is life, the very life of life." -Kalidasa


"The intelligent man is he who uses the smallest of opportunities to do something for himself or for others." -Kalidasa


"The wise man knows that it is better to sit on the banks of a remote mountain stream than to be emperor of the whole world." -Kalidasa


"The drop of water that falls into the ocean remains there forever. Likewise, the good deed that you do for someone remains in their heart forever." -Kalidasa


"The heart of a good man is like the sun and the moon, it radiates goodness in every direction." -Kalidasa


"One should not be too curious about the past. If you ask too many questions, you may not like the answers." -Kalidasa


"The sun does not shine for a few trees and flowers, but for the wide world's joy." -Kalidasa


"A life of love is one of continual growth, where the doors and windows of experience are always open to the wonder and magic that life offers." -Kalidasa


"The fate of the unworthy is like the chaff that is blown away; the fate of the righteous is like the seed that takes root." -Kalidasa


"Time, which wears down the mountains and the rocks, also wears away the grief and the pain of the human heart." -Kalidasa

"A man's own self is his friend, a man's own self is his foe." -Kalidasa


"The difference between a diamond and a lump of coal is that the former has been through more pressure." -Kalidasa


"The elephant is never burdened by the weight of its own tusks." -Kalidasa


"The flame of love is now just a flicker in the wind, but it can be rekindled with forgiveness." -Kalidasa


"The lotus flower blooms most beautifully from the deepest and thickest mud." -Kalidasa


"The true measure of a man is not what he has, but what he gives." -Kalidasa


"The river is a wise man who knows the way to the ocean." -Kalidasa


"The true warrior fights not because he hates what is in front of him, but because he loves what is behind him." -Kalidasa


"A good conscience is a continuous feast." -Kalidasa


"He who is silent is forgotten; he who does not advance falls back; he who stops is overwhelmed; out of these truths, confidence is born." -Kalidasa


"What you give, you get back. What you withhold, you lose forever." -Kalidasa


"Life is like a game of chess. We make moves according to the rules, but sometimes we make mistakes. But that's okay, because we can always start a new game." -Kalidasa


"A woman's beauty is like a flower. It fades with time, but its fragrance lingers on." -Kalidasa


"The mind is everything. What you think, you become." -Kalidasa


"The world is a mirror. If you smile at it, it will smile back." -Kalidasa


"The bird of paradise alights only upon the hand that does not grasp." -Kalidasa


"The wise man sees in the sky a limitless vision of the universe." -Kalidasa


"The true friend is one who sees a fault, gives you advice, and defends you in your absence." -Kalidasa

"As the lotus rises on its stalk unsoiled by the mud and water, so the wise one speaks of peace and is unstained by the opinions of the world." -Kalidasa


"Time ripens all things. No man is born wise." -Kalidasa


"The mind is the source of all suffering and the source of all happiness." -Kalidasa


"A gem cannot be polished without friction, nor a man perfected without trials." -Kalidasa


"The fragrance of flowers spreads only in the direction of the wind. But the goodness of a person spreads in all directions." -Kalidasa


"The flower that smells the sweetest is shy and lowly." -Kalidasa "The eyes are the windows to the soul." -Kalidasa


"An ounce of practice is worth more than tons of preaching." -Kalidasa


"The sun is the king of the sky, but the moon reigns over the tides." -Kalidasa


"The earth is supported by the power of truth; it is the power of truth that makes the sun shine and the winds blow." -Kalidasa


"One who has control over the mind is calm in heat and cold, in pleasure and pain, and in honor and dishonor; and is ever steadfast with the Supreme Self." -Kalidasa


"A man who can dominate a London dinner-table can dominate the world." -Kalidasa


"All things are possible to the person who believes." -Kalidasa


"The past is a guidepost, not a hitching post." -Kalidasa


"Without courage, wisdom bears no fruit." -Kalidasa


"Fortune is like a woman; if you seek her favor, you must woo her." -Kalidasa


"The voice of the intellect is a soft one, but it does not rest until it has gained a hearing." -Kalidasa


"The greatest of faults is to be aware of none." -Kalidasa


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