Study a single sutra by selecting the pada (chapter) and then the sutra (verse).
Source: How to Know God: The Yoga Aphorisms of Patanjali (Swami Prabhavananda, Christopher Isherwood)
The desire to cling to life is inherent both in the ignorant and in the learned. This is because the mind retains impressions of the death experience from many previous incarnations.
Source: English translation of the Yoga Sutras of Patanjali (Swami Jnaneshvara Bharati)
Even for those people who are learned, there is an ever-flowing, firmly established love for continuation and a fear of cessation, or death, of these various colored modifications (kleshas).