A stranger whose company uplifts you is as good as family. On the other hand, a near and dear one whose company demeans you is no better than a stranger. A disease though it is born in our own body is unpleasant. But a medicine that grows in a forest is beneficial.
परोऽपि हितवान् बन्धु: बन्धुरप्यहित: परः / अहितो देहजो व्याधिः हितम् आरण्यम् औषधम् //
parOpi hithavAn banDHuhu banDHurapyahithaha paraha / ahithO dhEhajO vyADHihi hitham AraNyam auSHaDHam //