Welcome to Chai with Ramz.
A person should not be too honest. Straight trees are cut first and honest people are screwed first. Stating this, today we have with us great thinker and diplomat from India. Identified as Kautilya/ Vishnugupta he was the author of Arthashastra. This book portrays monetary, welfare, international relations and war strategies in detail. One more well known book in his bucket list was Nitishastra. This one is a collection of aphorism from various shastras. He served as chief advisor to both emperors Chandragupta and his son Bindusara and assisted in their rise to power. One of the finest teacher, Philosopher, advisor, economist, his thoughts were an important precursor to classical economics, he is none other than Chanakya. Thank you for giving us powerful thoughts and inspiring many.
THOUGHTS TO SIP
1. Once you start working on something, don't be afraid of failure and don't abandon it. People who work sincerely are the happiest.
2. Even if a snake is not poisonous, it should pretend it to be venomous.
3. Drop the idea that attachment and love are one thing. They are enemies. It is attachment that destroys all the love.