Dhammapada

Papavagga ⧸ Gāthā 119

Pāpo pi passati bhadraṃ yāva pāpaṃ na paccati
Yadā ca paccati pāpaṃ atha pāpo pāpāni passati

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Evil ⧸ Verse 119

Even the evil
meet with good fortune
as long as their evil
has yet to mature.
But when its matured
thats when they meet
with evil.
English translation © 1997 Thanissaro Bhikkhu. Licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License.

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