Dhammapada

Lokavagga ⧸ Gāthā 176

Ekaṃ dhammaṃ atītassa musāvādissa jantūno
Vitiṇṇaparalokassa natthi pāpaṃ akāriyaṃ

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The World ⧸ Verse 176

The person who tells a lie,
who transgresses in this one thing,
transcending concern for the world beyond:
theres no evil
he might not do.
English translation © 1997 Thanissaro Bhikkhu. Licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License.

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