Zhuangzi – If you can empty your own boat, No one will oppose you, No one will seek to harm you

“If a man crosses a river and an empty boat collides with his own skiff, Even though he be bad tempered man He will not become very angry. But if he sees a man in the boat, He will shout at him to steer clear. If the shout is not heard, he will shout again, […]

Goodness needeth not to enter into the soul, for it is there already, only it is unperceived

Goodness needeth not to enter into the soul, for it is there already, only it is unperceived -Theologia Germanica