Dhammapada

Attavagga ⧸ Gāthā 159

Attānañce tathā kayirā yathaññamanusāsati
Sudanto vata dammetha attā hi kira duddamo

Click any Pāli word for an inline definition.

Self ⧸ Verse 159

If youd mold yourself
the way you teach others,
then, well-trained,
go ahead & tame —
for, as they say,
whats hard to tame is you
yourself.
English translation © 1997 Thanissaro Bhikkhu. Licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License.

This project is open source and available on GitHub.