“Arise, do not be negligent; practice the principle of good conduct. One who acts on truth is happy in this world and beyond.”
These wise words of the Buddha are gracefully simple and straightforward. Be good! What that means, some of us might be less sure, as words like “truth” tend to get muddled in the confusing world of religious belief and the “truth” that is declared.
If you can manage to operate your life by basing your actions on truth, though, then more power to you.
How would you seek to understand what is truth? How do you practice the principle of good conduct in your daily life?
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