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Itivuttaka 75

[T]hese three kinds of persons are found existing in the world... One who is like a rainless cloud, one who rains locally, and one who rains everywhere. Now what kind of person, bhikkhus, is like a rainless cloud? Here, a certain person is not a giver to anyone; he does not give food, drink, clothing... beds, lodging, and lamps to recluses and brahmans, to the poor, destitute, and needy. This kind of person is like a rainless cloud. Now what, bhikkhus, is the kind of person who rains locally? Here, a certain person is a giver to some but not a giver to others... This is the kind of person who rains locally. Now what, bhikkhus, is the kind of person who rains everywhere? Here, a certain person gives to all. He gives food, drink, clothing... beds, lodging, and lamps to all recluses and brahmans, to the poor, destitute, and needy. This is the kind of person who rains everywhere.

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