Dhammapada

Pupphavagga ⧸ Gāthā 54

Na pupphagandho paṭivātameti na candanaṃ tagaramallikā
Satañca gandho paṭivātameti sabbā disā sappuriso pavāti

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Flowers ⧸ Verse 54

The perfume of flowers blows not against the wind, nor does the fragrance of sandalwood, tagara and jasmine but the fragrance of the virtuous blows against the wind; the virtuous man pervades every direction.
English translation by Ven. Narada Maha Thera. For free distribution only.

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