5 - Balavagga, The Fool
1 - Annatarapurisa Vatthu
Digha jagarato ratti, digham santassa yojanam;60: Long is the night to one who is wakeful; long is (the journey of) one yojana to the traveller who is tired; long is samsara (round of rebirths) to the fool, who is ignorant of the true Dhamma (the Teaching of the Buddha).
digho balana samsaro, saddhammam avijanatam.
Mya Tin, Daw, tr. The Dhammapada: Verses and Stories. Rangoon: Burma Tipitaka Association, 1986.
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