Chapter II Sloka 45

ÇEgu{yiv;ya veda inôEgu{yae -vajuRn,
inÖRNÖae inTysÅvSwae inyaeRg]em AaTmvan!.

traiguõyavieeay˜ ved˜ nistraiguõyo bhav˜rjuna |
nirdvandvo nityasattvastho niryogakeeema ˜tmav˜n ( 2|45)||

The Vedas deal with the three attributes (of Nature); be thou above these three attributes. O Arjuna, free yourself from the pairs of opposites, and ever remain in the quality of Sattva (goodness), freed from (the thought of ) acquisition and preservation, and be established in the Self.