Sunday, October 31, 2010

A Verse for Sunday....................

         The supreme good is like water,
which nourishes all things without trying to.
  It flows to low places loathed by all men.
         Therefore, it is like the Tao.

Live in accordance with the nature of things.
        In dwelling, be close to the land.
     In meditation, go deep in the heart.
In dealing with others, be gentle and kind.
                Stand by your word.
                Govern with equity.
  Be timely in choosing the right moment.

One who lives in accordance with nature
    does not go against the way of things.
He moves in harmony with the present moment,
   always knowing the truth of just what to do.


Tao Te Ching: 8th Verse

translation from:
Change Your Thoughts - Change Your Life:
Living the Wisdom of the Tao

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