Yoga Sūtra Chapter Two verse 14
ते ह्लाद परितापफलाः पुण्यापुण्यहेतुत्वात् ॥१४॥
te hlāda-paritāpa-phalāḥ puṇya-apuṇya-hetutvāt ||14||
These fruits are delightful or distressful,
based on virtuous or non-virtuous causalities.
Commentaries and Reflections
Commentary by T Krishnamacharya:
“All actions are not rooted in Kleśa.
Those done when Kleśa are subdued produce joy.
Others produce different degrees of agony.”
Commentary by TKV Desikachar:
“Actions either take us forwards or backwards.”
Commentary by Paul Harvey:
“Our actions reveal our intentions.”