Sukhā virāgatā loke
asmimānassa yo vinayo
etaṃ ve paramaṃ sukhaṃ.
Freedom from lust is happiness in the world,
the going beyond all sensual desires.
But the crushing out of the conceit “I am”–
this is the highest happiness.
Gemstones of the Good Dhamma, compiled and translated by Ven. S. Dhammika