Thursday, November 18, 2010

Useless (အခ်ည္းႏွီး)


Better than a thousand utterances,
comprising useless words,
is one single beneficial utterance 
by hearing which one is calmed.

Sahassam api ce vaca, 
Anattha padasamhita
Ekam gatha padam seyyo, 
Yam sutava upasammati 

Dhammapada Verse 100