Dhammapada

Piyavagga ⧸ Gāthā 213

Pemato jāyatī soko pemato jāyatī bhayaṃ
Pemato vippamuttassa natthi soko kuto bhayaṃ

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Pleasure ⧸ Verse 213

From Love springs grief, and from love, fear is born.
For one released from love,
there is no grief and there is nothing to fear from anywhere.
English translation © 2002 Barnett Fischer. This is a gift of Dhamma and may be freely copied or reprinted without permission from the author or publisher. Otherwise all rights reserved.

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