Yoga Sūtra Chapter Two verse 36

सत्यप्रतिष्थायं क्रियाफलाश्रयत्वम् ॥३६॥

satya-pratiṣṭhāyāṃ kriyā-phala-āśrayatvam ||36||

When established in truthfulness,
the fruit corresponds to the activity.

satya - truthful; honesty; sincere; genuine; actualpratiṣṭha - establishedkriyā - activity; bodily activity; medical treatment or practicephala - fruit; consequence, effect; result; retribution (good or bad), gain or loss, reward or punishment, advantage or disadvantageāśrayatva - corresponds

Commentaries and Reflections

Commentary by Paul Harvey:

Satya is about how we use truth
rather than truth in and of itself.”