8 - Sahassavaggo, Thousands
8 - Ayuvaddhanakumara Vatthu
Abhivadanasilissa, niccam vuddhapacayino;109: For one who always respects and honours those who are older and more virtuous, four benefits, viz., longevity, beauty, happiness and strength, will increase.
cattaro dhamma vaddhanti, ayu vanno sukham balam.
Reference: Mya Tin, Daw, tr. The Dhammapada: Verses and Stories. Rangoon: Burma Tipitaka Association, 1986.
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