Dhammapada

Piyavagga ⧸ Gāthā 212

Piyato jāyatī soko piyato jāyatī bhayaṃ
Piyato vippamuttassa natthi soko kuto bhayaṃ

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Pleasure ⧸ Verse 212

From endearment grief is born, from endearment fear,
one who is endearment-free has no grief — how fear?
English translation by Ven. Weragoda Sarada Maha Thero. For free distribution only.

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