Chanakya was an illustrious Indian jurist, philosopher, teacher, royal adviser and economist. He is recognised as the author of ancient Indian political treatise, ‘The Arthashastra’ and was traditionally called ‘Vishnugupta’ or ‘Kautilya’. His works, thoughts and writings are considered to be an important precursor to classical economics and he is regarded as the trailblazer of political science and economics in India. His thoughts, writings and works were rediscovered in early twentieth century as they were lost near the end of the ‘Gupta Empire’. He played an eminent role in the establishment of the ‘Mauryan Empire’. We have rounded some thoughts, opinions, experiences and viewpoints shared by the distinguished philosopher on politics, power, alone, truth, friendship, bitter, adversity, failure, happiness, feelings, God, wise, grief, peace, spiritual, relationship and more. Read through the quotable quotes and sayings by Chanakya which have been extracted from his works, writings, thoughts, philosophies and teachings.