Abstains

Some articles on abstains:

Buddhism And Hinduism - Differences - Practices
... he (a bhikkhu disciple of the Buddha) abstains from using high and luxurious furnishings such as these ... gems, yak-tail whisks, long-fringed white robes — he abstains from ….means of beautification such as these ... sea, and talk of whether things exist or not — he abstains from talking about lowly topics such as these.. ...
Five Precepts - Pali Texts - Elaboration
... There is the case where a certain person, abandoning the taking of life, abstains from the taking of life ... Abandoning the taking of what is not given, he abstains from taking what is not given ... Abandoning sensual misconduct, he abstains from sensual misconduct ...
Noble Eightfold Path - Ethical Conduct - Right Action
... person, abandoning the taking of life, abstains from the taking of life ... Abandoning the taking of what is not given, he abstains from taking what is not given ... Abandoning sensual misconduct, he abstains from sensual misconduct ...

Famous quotes containing the word abstains:

    Blessed is the man who, having nothing to say, abstains from giving us wordy evidence of the fact.
    George Eliot [Mary Ann (or Marian)