Tipitaka >> Sutta Pitaka >> Samyutta Nikaya >> Sagatha-Vagga >> Devata-samyutta >> 1.61: Nama Sutta - Discourse on Nomenclature

Translation by Bhikkhuni Uppalavanna

"What is it that soils everything?
Why is it not quite evident?
By what one thing, is everything under control?"
"Name soils everything. Name is not much evident.
By this one thing, name, everything is under control."

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