34. I have committed various vices for the sake of friends and enemies. This I have not recognized: "Leaving everyone behind, I must pass away."
35. My enemies will not remain, nor will my friends remain. I shall not remain. Nothing will remain.
From Chapter 4: Attending to the Spirit of Awakening
20. Therefore, the blessed one stated that human existence is extremely difficult to obtain, like a turtle's head emerging into the ring of a yoke in a vast ocean.