Dhammapada

Dhammatthavagga ⧸ Gāthā 258

Na tena paṇḍito hoti yāvatā bahu bhāsati
Khemī averī abhayo paṇḍito ti pavuccati

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The Just ⧸ Verse 258

One is not considered Wise
because he has a lot to say.
One is called Wise
because he enjoys peace, is of a mild temperament
and is fearless.
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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