Dhammapada

Tanhavagga ⧸ Gāthā 342

Tasiṇāya purakkhatā pajā parisappanti saso va bādhito
Saṃyojanasaṅgasattā dukkhamupenti punappunaṃ cirāya

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Thirst ⧸ Verse 342

Mortals who make Thirst their leader,
Like hunted hare run to and fro;
Bound in Fetters and bonds,
Pain do they undergo long and repeatedly.
English translation by Albert Edmunds, from Hymns of the Faith (Dhammapada) (1902).

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