Dhammapada

Malavagga ⧸ Gāthā 252

Sudassaṃ vajjamaññesaṃ attano pana duddasaṃ
Paresaṃ hi so vajjāni opuṇāti yathā bhūsaṃ
Attano pana chādeti kaliṃ va kitavā saṭho

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Impurity ⧸ Verse 252

Its easy to see
the errors of others,
but hard to see
your own.
You winnow like chaff
the errors of others,
but conceal your own —
like a cheat, an unlucky throw.
English translation © 1997 Thanissaro Bhikkhu. Licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License.

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