Thursday, June 30, 2011
tao Te Ching ~ Verse 8
Highest good is like water. It benefits the ten thousand things without striving. It settles in places that people avoid and so is like Tao.
In choosing your home, look to the land. In preparing the mind, go deep. In associating with others, value gentleness. In speaking, exhibit good faith. In governing, provide good order. In the conduct of business, be competent. In action, be timely.
When there is no strife, there is nothing to be undone.
Letting go of the old can be hurtful. It's like claws leaving a mark on your skin. It's real easy to put those old habits on...