purple sage flower falling, drifting before dawn cold morning sidewalk Posted by KWB wandering among the borderlands of the Ether.
#71* To know your ignorance is most upright.  Not knowing but pretending to know is illness.  Just consider shortcomings only as shortcomings: thus, no shortcomings.
#7* Heaven is eternal; earth is everlasting. The reason why heaven and earth can be eternal and everlasting? Because they do not exist for themselves,
#5* Heaven and earth have no mercy, treating the 10,000 things as straw dogs; the Sage has no mercy, treating people as straw dogs.  The
#3* Do not encourage excellent abilities,  [and] keep people from contention; do not value rare goods, keep people from stealing; do not flaunt the desirable,
#27* The one who masters walking leaves no footprints. The one who masters speaking makes no slips of the tongue. The one who masters counting