||Misery after happiness, and happiness after misery, revolve by turns round a man even like the point of a wheel's circumference round the axle.
||Misery looks like prosperity and prosperity looks like misery!
||Misery arises from various sources.
||Misery arises from death and immurement.
||Misery arises from causes connected with women and from other natural causes.
||Misery consists in the states that are intermediate between the two
||Similarly, that which is Untruth is Unrighteousness; that which is Unrighteousness is Darkness; and that which is Darkness is Sorrow or Misery.
||Misery and thirst are its mighty eddies.
||Misery and happiness are the two things that exist side by side.
|Reference:- Mahabharata of Krishna Dwaipayana Vyasa, translated to English by Kisari Mohan Ganguli; Source of Plain Text: www.sacred-texts.com; Wikified at AncientVoice.