Bhagavad Gita As It Is

References to text BG 3.21
BG 3.21: Whatever action a great man performs, common men follow. And whatever standards he sets by exemplary acts, all the world pursues.

Is He going to quit His earthly pastimes, as Devarṣi Nārada indicated? Has that time already arrived?
The Disappearance of Lord Krishna
SB 1.14.8
Just see how Indra, the King of heaven, was creating a disturbance in the midst of the sacrifice by stealing the sacrificial horse. These attractive sinful activities he has introduced will be carried out by the people in general.
King Prithu's One Hundred Horse Sacrifices
SB 4.19.36
The Supreme Personality of Godhead, the ancient, eternal Godhead, who is foremost amongst all great personalities, obtained the opulence of His staunch reputation, which purifies the entire universe, by worshiping the lotus feet of those brāhmaṇas and Vaiṣṇavas.
Instructions by Maharaja Prithu
SB 4.21.38
Whatever action is performed by a great man, common men follow.
The Characteristics of Rishabhadeva, the Supreme Personality of Godhead
SB 5.4.15
Śrīla Śukadeva Gosvāmī continued: My dear King, after hearing Citraketu’s statement, Lord Śiva, the most powerful personality, whose knowledge is fathomless, simply smiled and remained silent, and all the members of the assembly followed the lord by not saying anything.
Mother Parvati Curses Citraketu
SB 6.17.9
After performing the ritualistic ceremonies, take charge of your father’s kingdom. Sit upon the throne and do not be disturbed by materialistic activities. Please keep your mind fixed upon Me. Without transgressing the injunctions of the Vedas, as a matter of formality you may perform your particular duties.
Prahlada, the Best Among Exalted Devotees
SB 7.10.23