The gentleman writing your Khmer Sayings shows a thorough indoctrination of the Khmer
language. He demonstrates his knowledge of how the sayings are to be used by giving
examples. This is a good means to familiarize outsiders with Khmer philosophy. However
lately, his application of examples is critical of Khmer politicians.
He being familiar with Khmer philosophy knows the meaning of karma. In this case,
criticism being judgment, therefore invites judgement. The ancient saying, "judge
not, lest ye be judged" can be applied here, and the gentleman should heed the
words of a bard, who said "Physician heal thyself." If however this admonition
is unacceptable, then in the words of a former U.S. President should be applied,...
" If you can't stand the heat, get out of the kitchen."