Dhammapada

Tanhavagga ⧸ Gāthā 355

Hananti bhogā dummedhaṃ no ve pāragavesino
Bhogataṇhāya dummedho hanti aññe va attanā

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Thirst ⧸ Verse 355

Riches ruin a foolish one
but not one seeking the Further Shore, craving for wealth a foolish one
is ruined as if ruining others.
English translation by Ven. Weragoda Sarada Maha Thero. For free distribution only.

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