Only a mouse finds its hands full with a couple of food grains. Small desires do not behove you. Commit yourself to a lofty target worthy of you. Be convinced that you will succeed.

-from MahaBharatha, Udyogaparva, Mother Kunthi’s exhortation to the Pandava princes and Krishna
By Aravind on Saturday, November 25, 2006 at 12:08 PM Post Categories:
  1. Vani Viswanathan

    It's brilliant!
    Gosh, I have to really read the Mahabharata sometime!
    Wonder where you come across these.. i really like the assume one too! :D

  1. Aravind

    @ Vani:
    he he... thanx....
    I got both the quotes - this one and the assume one - from my classes... Didn't think of it during the class, but realised what a great quote this one is, only while going thru my notes today!

  1. Anonymous


    konja naal la adhey maadri pesa aarambipa.. appava 'pitaashri' nu solluva, ammava 'maatashri'.. thambi-a 'anuj' nu koopda pora!!

  1. Aravind

    @ Scudie:

    ROTFL :D

    Mahabharatam class ellam illa.. I came across this in my ERP Class!!! LOL

  1. G

    Yea, I wanna read your review. It's been Guru ever since it released. Glad people are liking it.

  1. Sandhya Ramachandran

    Superb quote... Kind of very relevant! Exams are NOT lofty targets!!! So I shouldn't worry about them too much!!!



  1. Unknown

    Aim big! Sound advice for life. Everybody needs to go back and read some of the scriptures at some time. I guess with us, it's normally when we retire :D

  1. Aravind

    @ Tanya...
    Ya.. in a few days!

    @ Sandhya:
    True... fits perfectly for the exam scenario :D

  1. Aravind

    @ Sush:
    // I guess with us, it's normally when we retire :D //

    So tru.. never thought about it! :D

  1. Anonymous

    Denayana Hamwe


  1. Ponnarasi Kothandaraman

    Ohho..Konja naal intha pakkam varama vituten..Ennanamo nadakuthey..
    Was preocupied with couple of tings..Hence cudnt give a visit :D
    How r u? Hows life??

    Nice quote..Mahabaratha nenachaley am kind of allergic ;) I read the prose version fully in 2nd year and u know wt..I dont rembr anyting now..Nt even a character :((

  1. Aravind

    @ PK:
    he he.. nanum romba naaLa blogs pakkam varala :(

    Me is good :)

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