““Feeling important makes one heavy, clumsy and vain. To be a warrior one needs to be light and fluid.””
“Rain which falls upon the sea is useless; so is food for one who is satiated; in vain is a gift for one who is wealthy; and a burning lamp during the daytime is useless.”
“One who weeps for the sake of worldly objects, O Baba, weeps totally in vain.”
“Feeling important makes one heavy, clumsy, and vain.”
“In vain have you tried your father's arts, you slippery one.”
“Sweet is true love that is given in vain, and sweet is death that takes away pain.”
Alfred Lord Tennyson
“How vain it is to sit down to write when you have not stood up to live.”
Henry David Thoreau
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