Re: Yang Zhu
Posted by Butcho on 6/20/2010, 9:55 pm, in reply to "Yang Zhu"
: Here you find more informations about Yang
: Zi = Yang Zhu
: Yang Zhu taught, “If everyone does not
: harm a single hair, and if everyone does not
: benefit the world, the world will be well
: governed of itself.” In other words,
: everyone should mind their own business,
: neither giving nor taking from others, and
: be content with what he has, and in that way
: one will be happy and also contribute to the
: welfare of the world (Liu: 1967: 358).
: here you find chinese text:
The journey to the interior is a solitary one.
Personal integrity is more precious than gold.
It is hubris to think that one can make a difference.
Folly to think that one cannot.
Wu-wei is appropriate action.
Even if that action is non-action.
The adept is not blind to causation.
When hungry eat. When tired sleep.
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