Dhammapada

Lokavagga ⧸ Gāthā 174

Andhabhūto ayaṃ loko tanukettha vipassati
Sakunto jālamutto va appo saggāya gacchati

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The World ⧸ Verse 174

Blinded this world —
how few here see clearly!
Just as birds whove escaped
from a net are
few, few
are the people
who make it to heaven.
English translation © 1997 Thanissaro Bhikkhu. Licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License.

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