Abandonment

Leaving the bad conduct of the body, one must be trained in its good behavior. One must check the bad conduct of it speaks and to control it. Leaving the bad conduct of the speech, one must be trained in its good behavior. One must check the bad conduct of the mind and control it. Leaving the bad conduct of the mind, one must be trained in its good behavior. The wise people control themselves in acts, words and thoughts He does not become one wise person only with speaking much.

That one that is calm, frees of hatred and fear (and no cause fear), is called a wise man. If a man is jealous, avaricious and lying, he is not through the mere words, the aspect and the beauty as becomes a man from good will If you do not find an intelligent friend for acompaaros, of sagacious good behavior and, then you live single like the king who has resigned to the conquered country, or like an elephant who takes a walk voluntarily by the forest. He is better to only live; there is no friendship with a fool. That one alive one only, avoiding all evil, being free of preoccupations, like an elephant taking a walk only by the forest. He is desirable to have friendly when a necessity arises; happy that one that is contented with any thing that there is; the obtained merit is pleasant (consolador) when the aim of the life is approached; happy it is the abandonment of all the sufferings. In this world it provides happiness to take care of the mother; happiness to take care of the father; happiness to take care of the hermits, and happiness, also, to take care of the Noble. You leave the attachment to the past; you leave the attachment to the future; you leave the attachment to the present. Crossing to the other border of happening, the mind, released throughout, you will not return to the birth and the aging.

The one that is disturbed with perverse thoughts, that are excessively eager, that recreates in attachment thoughts and increases more and plus avidity, more and more makes the shackles solid of Mara. That one that has discarded the worldly and celestial fastenings, and completely is released of them, to that one I call noble. That one that through knowledge, is free of doubts, and has established firmly in the Nibbana, to that one is called nobleman. Original author and source of the article.