nidhīnaṃ va pavattāraṃ yaṃ passe vajjadassinaṃ
niggayhavādiṃ medhāviṃ tādisaṃ paṇḍitaṃ bhaje
tādisaṃ bhajamānassa seyyo hoti na pāpiyo

Should one find a man who points out faults and who reproves, let him follow such a wise and sagacious person as one would a guide to hidden treasure. It is always better, and never worse, to cultivate such an association.

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