Dhammapada

Piyavagga ⧸ Gāthā 214

Ratiyā jāyatī soko ratiyā jāyatī bhayaṃ
Ratiyā vippamuttassa natthi soko kuto bhayaṃ

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Pleasure ⧸ Verse 214

From lustfulness arises grief, from lustfulness springs fear, one wholly free of lustfulness has no grief — how fear?
English translation by Ven. Weragoda Sarada Maha Thero. For free distribution only.

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