Dhammapada

Jaravagga ⧸ Gāthā 152

Appassutāyaṃ puriso balivaddo va jīrati
Maṃsāni tassa vaḍḍhanti paññā tassa na vaḍḍhati

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Old Age ⧸ Verse 152

This unlistening man
matures like an ox.
His muscles develop,
his discernment not.
English translation © 1997 Thanissaro Bhikkhu. Licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License.

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