Friends:

 The Fourfold Stored Advantage:
 

A deity once asked the Buddha:
What is good, even when one is old?
What is good, when established?
What is a human's most precious treasure?
What is hard for thieves to steal?

The blessed Buddha answered:

A pure Morality is good, even when one is old.
Confidence and Faith is good, when established..
Clear Understanding is any human's most precious treasure...
Well-earned Merit from
good-doing is hard for thieves to steal...



More on these 4 Basics of Common Good:

https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/Mighty_is_Morality.htm
https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/III/Faith_Summary.htm
https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/III/What_is_Advantageous.htm
https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/III/The_Understanding_Ability.htm



Source:
The Grouped Sayings of the Buddha. Samyutta Nikāya I 36


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Updated: 22 December 2016  https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/Good.htm