Sunday, November 6

Buddhist Thought of the Day

If a person does evil,
he shouldn't do it again & again,
shouldn't develop a penchant for it.
To accumulate evil
brings pain.

If a person makes merit,
he should do it again & again,
should develop a penchant for it.
To accumulate merit
brings ease.
Dhammapada, 9, translated by Thanissaro Bhikkhu.
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