Quotation by Tiruvalluvar

Real kindness seeks no return;
What return can the world make to rain clouds?
Tiruvalluvar (c. 5th century A.D.), Tamil sage, poet. repr. Calcutta, Y.M.C.A. Publishing House (1958). The Sacred Kural, translated from the Tirukkural of Tiruvalluvar by H.A. Popley, vs. XXII.1 (1931).

Legends say that the author was either a Jain monk or a Hindu outcaste priest.
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