1. Samudda Sutta. Two or three drops of water, if taken from the sea, are infinitesimal compared with what is left. S.ii.136 f.
2. Samudda Sutta. In the discipline of the Ariyans it is sight, sounds, etc., which constitute the ocean. The world is, for the most part, plunged therein. S.iv.157.
3. Samudda Sutta. The same as sutta (1). For the person who has understanding the dukkha which he has destroyed is infinitesimal compared with what remains in the world. S.v.463.