Sanskrit Axioms on Greed
An axiom (sūktayaḥ) is a statement or proposition which is regarded as being established, accepted, or self-evidently true.
In Sanskrit literature, there are many ways in which wisdom is imparted. Axioms were one of the ways used by wise men to explain difficult things in an easy to understand way for the general public.
We have listed Sanskrit axioms related to Wisdom in this post for us to learn and understand.
Greed is the root cause of all sins.
लोभ, सभी पाप का मूल है।
Greed destroys intelligence.
लोभ विवेक का नाश करता है।
मनोरथानाम् अगतिः न विद्यते।
manorathānām agatiḥ na vidyate।
There is no end to want.
इच्छाओं की कोई सीमा नहीं होती ।
अन्तो नास्ति पिपासायाः
anto nāsti pipāsāyāḥ
There is no end to greed.
तृष्णा का कोई अन्त नहीं है।