Grasping the appearance:
all will come along
following without quarrel.
Sweet music and good food
catch the passersby (like bait).
When the Great Way (DAO) is spoken:
dull and tasteless.
Seeing it: not enough to be seen.
Hearing it: not enough to be heard.
Yet using it: never exhausted.
*Translation by LU Wenlong & Keith Wayne Brown, ©2013.