Dhammapada

Dhammatthavagga ⧸ Gāthā 256

Na tena hoti dhammaṭṭho yenatthaṃ sahasā naye
Yo ca atthaṃ anatthañca ubho niccheyya paṇḍito

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The Just ⧸ Verse 256

One is not considered Righteous
because he is able to make sudden judgments.
A wise person would consider
both the apprehended and the misapprehended.
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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