अर्थी करोति दैन्यं लब्धार्थो गर्वमपरितोषं च ।
नष्टधनोऽस्ति सशोकः सुखमास्ते निःस्पृहः पुरुषः ॥
- सुभाषितरत्न समुच्चय - धन
arthI karoti dainyam lubdhArthI garvam aparitoSham ca ।
naShTa dhano asti sashokaH sukham Aste niHspRuhaH purShaH ॥
- subhaShitaratna samucchaya
Those who want wealth and not have it will make themselves pitiable in order to get it from others. Those who have wealth become restless and unhappy because they want more. Those who lose wealth will drown in grief. If you want to be happy, one must not long for wealth.
- Subhashitaratna Samucchaya