A righteous government is of all the most to be wished for,Bearing of blessing and good fortune in the highest.Guided by the law of Truth, supported by dedication and zeal,It blossoms into the Best of Order, a Kingdom of Heaven!To effect this I shall work now and ever more.
I who have set my heart on watching over the soul, in union with Good Thought, and as knowing the rewards of Mazda Ahura for our works, will, while I have power and strength, teach men to seek after Right. I have become an alien in a foreign land.
Suffer no anxiety, for he who is a sufferer of anxiety becomes regardless of enjoyment of the world and the spirit, and contraction happens to his body and soul.
He who sows the ground with care and diligence acquires a greater stock of religious merit than he could gain by the repetition of ten thousand prayers
Be good, be kind, be humane, and charitable; love your fellows; console the afflicted; pardon those who have done you wrong.
A knife of the keenest steel requires the whetstone, and the wisest man needs advice.
Do not lose joy in life as you grow old in years. Let not your 'joie de vivre be crushed under the weight of years.
Excessive liberty and excessive servitude are equally dangerous, and produce nearly the same effect.
Your good thoughts, good words and good deeds alone will be your intercessors. Nothing more will be wanted. They alone will serve you as a safe pilot to the harbour of Heaven, as a safe guide to the gates of paradise.
Turn yourself not away from three best things: Good Thought, Good Word, and Good Deed.
Last Update: 1 December 2022
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