कर्तव्यो धर्मसङ्ग्रहः

अनित्यानि शरीराणि वैभवं न वा शाश्वतम्।
नित्यसन्निहितो मृत्युः कर्तव्यो धर्मसङ्ग्रहः॥
anityāni śarīrāṇi vaibhavaṁ na vā śāśvatam|
nityasannihito mṛtyuḥ kartavyo dharmasaṅgrahaḥ||
The body is impermanent; nor are the material pleasures permanent.
Death is ever-imminent; therefore, one must always follow dharma

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गृहीत इव केशेषु मृत्युना

अजरामरवत् प्राज्ञो विद्यामर्थं च साधयेत्।
गृहीत इव केशेषु मृत्युना धर्मम् आचरेत्॥
ajarāmaravat prājño vidyāmarthaṁ ca sādhayet|
gṛhīta iva keśeṣu mṛtyunā dharmam ācaret||
The learned should acquire knowledge and wealth, as though there is no death or old age.
But, they should follow dharma as though, they have been gripped by Death by the hair!