Udāna 2.5

Upāsakasutta

Evaṃ me sutaṃ—​   ekaṃ samayaṃ bhagavā sāvatthiyaṃ viharati jetavane anātha­piṇḍi­kassa ārāme. Tena kho pana samayena aññataro icchānaṅgalako upāsako sāvatthiṃ anuppatto hoti kenacideva karaṇīyena. Atha kho so upāsako sāvatthiyaṃ taṃ karaṇīyaṃ tīretvā yena bhagavā tenupasaṅkami; upasaṅkamitvā bhagavantaṃ abhivādetvā ekamantaṃ nisīdi. Ekamantaṃ nisinnaṃ kho taṃ upāsakaṃ bhagavā etadavoca: “cirassaṃ kho tvaṃ, upāsaka, imaṃ pariyāyamakāsi yadidaṃ idhāgamanāyā”ti.

“Cirapaṭikāhaṃ, bhante, bhagavantaṃ dassanāya upasaṅka­mi­tukāmo, api cāhaṃ kehici kehici kic­cakara­ṇīyehi byāvaṭo. Evāhaṃ nāsakkhiṃ bhagavantaṃ dassanāya upasaṅkamitun”ti.

Atha kho bhagavā etamatthaṃ viditvā tāyaṃ velāyaṃ imaṃ udānaṃ udānesi: 

“Sukhaṃ vata tassa na hoti kiñci,
Saṅ­khā­ta­dhammassa bahussutassa;
Sakiñcanaṃ passa vihaññamānaṃ,
Jano janasmiṃ paṭibandharūpo”ti.

Pañcamaṃ.