Dhammapada

Bhikkhuvagga ⧸ Gāthā 366

Appalābho pi ce bhikkhu salābhaṃ nātimaññati Taṃ ve devā pasaṃsanti suddhājīviṃ atanditaṃ

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The Mendicant ⧸ Verse 366

Even if a monk gains little, there is no despising what is gained.
Indeed, even the gods praise this one, who lives active and well.
English translation © 2002 Barnett Fischer. This is a gift of Dhamma and may be freely copied or reprinted without permission from the author or publisher. Otherwise all rights reserved.

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