Dhammapada

Piyavagga ⧸ Gāthā 211

Tasmā piyaṃ na kayirātha piyāpāyo hi pāpako
Ganthā tesaṃ na vijjanti yesaṃ natthi piyāppiyaṃ

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Pleasure ⧸ Verse 211

So dont make anything dear,
for its dreadful to be far
from whats dear.
No bonds are found
for those for whom
theres neither dear
nor undear.
English translation © 1997 Thanissaro Bhikkhu. Licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License.

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