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 anything is to be done, let a man do it, let him attack it vigorously! A careless pilgrim only scatters the dust of his passions more widely.
English translation by Max Müller, from The Sacred Books of the East (1881).

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