Dhammapada

Jaravagga ⧸ Gāthā 156

Acaritvā brahmacariyaṃ aladdhā yobbane dhanaṃ
Senti cāpā tikhittā va purāṇāni anutthunaṃ

Click any Pāli word for an inline definition.

Old Age ⧸ Verse 156

Men who have not observed proper discipline, and have not gained treasure in their youth, lie, like broken bows, sighing after the past.
English translation by Max Müller, from The Sacred Books of the East (1881).

This project is open source and available on GitHub.