glang rgan slad na nyal ba'i 'dun phug e gzigs/ /

za nyal bshang gci 'dor 'di mi byed kha med/ /

bya byed de las ma mang khyod kyi yul min/ /

Take the example of an old cow,

She?s content to sleep in a barn,

You have to eat, sleep, and shit?

That?s unavoidable?

But beyond that is none of your business.

Collection of Advice[i]


[i] Collected Works, vol. ca, p. 742