Evaṃ bho purisa jānāhi:
Mā taṃ lobho adhammo ca
ciraṃ dukkhāya randhayuṃ.
Know this, O good one:
evil things are difficult to control.
Let not greed and wickedness
drag you to protracted misery.
The Dhammapada: The Buddha’s Path of Wisdom,
translated from the Pali by Acharya Buddharakkhita