Dhammapada

Dhammatthavagga ⧸ Gāthā 270

Na tena ariyo hoti yena pāṇāni hiṃsati
Ahiṃsā sabbapāṇānaṃ ariyo ti pavuccati

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The Just ⧸ Verse 270

A man isnot an Aryan
Because he hurteth living things:
By hurting not all living things
A man is called an Aryan.
English translation by Albert Edmunds, from Hymns of the Faith (Dhammapada) (1902).

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