1.15 Chanakya Niti

नदीनां शस्त्रपाणीनांनखीनां शृङ्गिणां तथा ।
विश्वासो नैव कर्तव्यः स्त्रीषु राजकुलेषु च ॥१.१५॥

nadīnāṃ śastrapāṇīāṃnakhīnāṃ śṛṅgiṇāṃ tathā |
viśvāso naiva kartavyaḥ strīṣu rājakuleṣu ca ||1.15||

rivers, armed men, clawed and horned beasts, should not be trusted, including women, and members of the royal family

Excerpt from the book “Old Chanakya Strategy: Aphorisms” by Rajen Jani

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