Dhammapada

Nirayavagga ⧸ Gāthā 313

Kayirā ce kayirāthenaṃ daḷhamenaṃ parakkame
Saṭhilo hi paribbājo bhiyyo ākirate rajaṃ

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The Downward Course ⧸ Verse 313

If aught is to be done, do that,
And do it with thy might:
A perfunctory hermit scatters dust the more.
English translation by Albert Edmunds, from Hymns of the Faith (Dhammapada) (1902).

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