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Tirukkural (திருக்குறள்) the classic Tamil sangam literature consisting of 1330 couplets or Kurals, authored by Thiruvalluvar.

The ignorant say that love is an ally to virtue only, but it is also a help to get out of vice. #Thirukkural ~ 076

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The evils of the seven births shall not touch those who abtain children of a good disposition, free from vice. #Thirukkural ~ 062

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Men will call their sons their wealth, because it flows to them through the deeds which they (sons) perform on their behalf. #Thirukkural ~ 063

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The rice in which the little hand of their children has dabbled will be far sweeter (to the parent) than ambrosia. #Thirukkural ~ 064

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The touch of children gives pleasure to the body, and the hearing of their words, pleasure to the ear. #Thirukkural ~ 065

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"The pipe is sweet, the lute is sweet," say those who have not heard the prattle of their own children. #Thirukkural ~ 066

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That their children should possess knowledge is more pleasing to all men of this great earth than to themselves. #Thirukkural ~ 068

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The mother who hears her son called "a wise man" will rejoice more than she did at his birth. #Thirukkural ~ 069

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