48 – Let the World Be

cc image by SarahDepper on Flickr

cc image by SarahDepper on Flickr

By seeking knowledge every day,
something is gained.
By seeking Tao every day,
something is lost.

Less and less until at last
there is no action at all.

Nothing done and nothing left undone.

Through interfering, one loses the world.
Without interfering, one gains the world.

 

Read the essay on Chapter 48

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