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Majjhima Nikaya

MN 21 Kakacūpama Sutta:
The Simile of the Saw

Learn how to put up with people saying things we don’t like.

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Samyutta Nikaya

SN 7.3 Asundarika Sutta:
Asundarika

Do harsh words win the battle?

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Samyutta Nikaya

SN 11.4 Vepacitti:
The Discourse about Vepacitti Sutta

If one gets angry at another angry person, he makes things worse for himself. The one who doesn’t repay an angry person with anger, he wins the hard battle.

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Samyutta Nikaya

SN 11.5 Subhāsita Jaya Sutta:
Victory by Well-Spoken Words

God Sakka and Vepacitti engage in a debate to see who uses well-spoken words.

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Samyutta Nikaya

SN 11.8 Verocana Asurinda Sutta:
Verocana Lord of the Titans

God Sakka and Verocana recite verses in front of the Buddha.