sems kyi rang bzhin 'od gsal te//
dri ma rnams ni glo bur ba//
The nature of mind is clear light,
Defilements are only adventitious.
Commentary on Valid Cognition, chapter II
don dam don byed nus pa gang//
de 'dir don dam yod pa yin//
gzhan ni kun rdzob yod pa ste//
That which can ultimately perform a function
Is here said to be ultimately existent.
All else besides has relative existence.
Commentary on Valid Cognition, III, 3