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Virtues of sages!

Tao Te Ching 49

The sages have no constant mind
They take the mind of the people as their mind
Those who are good, I am good to them… 67 mots de plus

Life

The heart of a fool!

Tao Te Ching–20

Cease learning, no more worries
Respectful response and scornful response
How much is the difference?
Goodness and evil
How much do they differ? 124 mots de plus

Mysticism

Acceptance

Tao Te Ching-16

Attain the ultimate emptiness
Hold on to the truest tranquility
The myriad things are all active
I therefore watch their return

Everything flourishes; each returns to its root… 63 mots de plus

Mysticism

The Feminine and Humble Valley!

Tao Te Ching–Verse 28

Know the masculine, hold to the feminine
Be the watercourse of the world
Being the watercourse of the world
The eternal virtue does not depart… 91 mots de plus

Mysticism

The big dry country

Gravity is the root of grace,
The mainstay of all speed.
A traveler of true means, whatever the day’s pace,
Remembers the provision-van . . . 53 mots de plus

Tao

Gravity and grace

Gravity is the root of grace,
The mainstay of all speed.

(The way of life, Witter Bynner translation, Chapter 26)

This chapter is about not running away with oneself.   32 mots de plus

Tao

to know what endures

Peace: to accept what must be, to know what endures.

To know what endures is to be openhearted …

Photographs – autumn beach

Quotes – Chapter 16, Returning to the Root.   12 mots de plus

Tao