Dhammapada

Sahassavagga ⧸ Gāthā 102

Yo ce gāthāsataṃ bhāse anatthapadasaṃhitaṃ
Ekaṃ dhammapadaṃ seyyā yaṃ sutvā upasammati

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The Thousands ⧸ Verse 102

Should one recite an hundred poems,
Of senseless lines composed,
Better is one Line of the Doctrine [one Dhammapada],
Which bringeth calm when heard.
English translation by Albert Edmunds, from Hymns of the Faith (Dhammapada) (1902).

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