The fragrance of flowers spreads only in the direction of the wind. But the goodness of a person spreads in all directions.
Whoever imposes severe punishment becomes repulsive to the people; while he who awards mild punishment becomes contemptible. But whoever imposes punishment as deserved becomes respectable. For punishment when awarded with due consideration, makes the people devoted to righteousness and to works productive of wealth and enjoyment; while punishment, when ill-awarded under the influence of greed and anger or owing to ignorance, excites fury even among hermits and ascetics dwelling in forests, not to speak of householders.Chanakya
All urgent calls he shall hear at once, but never put off; for when postponed, they will prove too hard or impossible to accomplish.Chanakya