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若见汲井,
当愿众生

具足辩才,
演一切法。

– 文殊菩萨
(华严经: 净行品: 第71偈)

If seeing drawing [of water from] wells,*
[reflect that] ‘May sentient beings,
[be] complete [with] eloquence,
[to] expound all Dharma [teachings].’

– Manjusri Bodhisattva
(Avatamsaka Sutra: Chapter 11 On Pure Practices: Verse 71)

* smoothly without obstruction, and in abundance

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