Future Bhikkhu wrote:Could someone tell me what suttas are most important when studying Buddhism?
There's no definitive agreement on the relative value of each sutta, though some are invariably referenced more than others.
Are you just deliving into the suttas for the first time? If so, there's some good sutta compilations around (though I won't go into details if this wasn't the purpose of your query).
"Do not force others, including children, by any means whatsoever, to adopt your views, whether by authority, threat, money, propaganda, or even education." - Ven. Thich Nhat Hanh
"Whether I were to preach in brief, Sāriputta, or whether I were to preach in detail, Sāriputta, or whether I were to preach both in brief or in detail, Sāriputta, rare are those who understand." (A I 333, Sāriputtasutta)