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A flash of lightning in a Summer Cloud

Thus shall ye think of all this fleeting world:
A star at dawn, a bubble in a stream,
A flash of lightning in a summer cloud,
A flickering lamp, a phantom, and a dream.
Vajracchedikā Prajñāpāramitā Sūtra, ca. fourth century CE

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