Acharah paramo dharmah

Subhashita

आचारः परमो धर्म आचारः परमं तपः।
आचारः परमं ज्ञानम् आचरात् किं न साध्यते॥

Audio

Transliteration

Acharah paramo Dharmah, acharah paramam tapah |
Acharah paramam jnanam, acharat kim na sadhyate ||

Literal Meaning

Good conduct is the highest dharma (Righteousness), it is the greatest penance. It is also the greatest knowledge. What can’t be achieved through good conduct?