Dhammapada

Papavagga ⧸ Gāthā 117

Pāpaṃ ce puriso kayirā na taṃ kayirā punappunaṃ
Na tamhi chandaṃ kayirātha dukkho pāpassa uccayo

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Evil ⧸ Verse 117

If a person does evil,
he shouldnt do it again & again,
shouldnt develop a penchant for it.
To accumulate evil
brings pain.
English translation © 1997 Thanissaro Bhikkhu. Licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License.

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