Sāṃkhya Kārikā verse 56

ityeṣaḥ prakṛti kṛtaḥ mahadādi viśeṣa bhūta paryantaḥ | prati puruṣa vimokṣārthaṃ svārthe iva parārthe ārambhaḥ ||

iti - thus; in this manner; something that has been said or thought; having so saideṣa - whichprakṛti - the original producer of the material world; nature or process of matter; nature, character, constitution, temper, dispositionkṛta - done; made; accomplished; performedmahat - great principle; intellectual principleādi - in the beginning, at first; beginning, commencement; a firstling, first-fruits; beginning with, and so on; and the restviśeṣa - distinction, difference between; a kind, species, individual; characteristic difference, peculiar mark, special property, speciality, peculiaritybhūta - material element, one of the 5 elements; that which is or exists, any living being; being or being like anything, consisting of, mixed or joined withparyanta - to the end of, as far as; from one end to the other;prati - with regard to; towards, in the direction of; back, in return, again; in opposition to, against, countepuruṣa - animating principle, self, consciousness, spirit; a person, man, a human being; peoplevimokṣa - release, deliverance from; liberation;svārthe - one's own affair or cause, personal matter or advantage, self-interestiva - as it were, as ifparārthe - dependent on something else; for another or for others or for something elseārambha - undertaking, beginning; a thing begun; beginning, origin, commencement