Dhammapada

Appamadavagga ⧸ Gāthā 25

Uṭṭhānenappamādena saññamena damena ca
Dīpaṃ kayirātha medhāvī yaṃ ogho nābhikīrati

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On Earnestness ⧸ Verse 25

Through initiative, heedfulness,
restraint, & self-control,
the wise would make
an island
no flood
can submerge.
English translation © 1997 Thanissaro Bhikkhu. Licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License.

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