Dhammapada

Malavagga ⧸ Gāthā 242

Malitthiyā duccaritaṃ maccheraṃ dadato malaṃ
Malā ve pāpakā dhammā asmiṃ loke paramhi ca

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Impurity ⧸ Verse 242

Ill conduct is a womans bane,
A givers bane is avarice;
A bane are all bad doctrines,
In this world and the next.
English translation by Albert Edmunds, from Hymns of the Faith (Dhammapada) (1902).

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