47 – To Act Without Doing

cc image by +kev on Flickr

cc image by +kev on Flickr

One can understand the world
without stepping out the door.

One can understand Heaven
without looking out the window.

The further one goes,
the less they know.

The sage knows without moving,
understands without seeing,
and acts without doing.

 

Read the essay on Chapter 47

2 Comments

  1. Interesting. This passage could go hand-in-hand with the Four of Red Phoenix. Love that synchronicity.
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