This or ThatWithout beauty there is no ugliness.Without ugliness, there is no beauty.Without good, there is no evil.Without evil, there is no good.You grow from life to death,you work from difficult to easy.But long and short is relative,and so is high and low.Rhythm and tone create harmony,and there is no end without a beginning.How to use this knowledge best?Act without acting,tell without speaking.Do not turn away,create, but do not own.Finish what must be finished,but do not take credit.Without taking it,how can you lose it?
How things workYou know how things work,You give these things names,but it is not the only way that things work,and these names do not last forever.There might exist somethingthat has thousand names.It is the maker of everything you see,the creator of matter,the master of your existence.But there might also exist somethingthat you are unable to name.It is the source of contraries,the well of polarity,the spring of the master\'s plan.Passion creates life,denial creates secret.Life and it\'s secretare the same.When they become real,they have thousand names.Life and it\'s secretcan not be solved.solve the unsolvable,and you will reach the gateto the solution of everything.
The WarningTHE WARNINGThe son stood in front of his mother with a knife.\"You know\", he said slowly, \"you have been a very bad person. You threw me into this world, forced me to obey it\'s rules and confused me with your ambivalent wishes for your son to become a genius: you taught me to be egocentric. Your longing for control was unbearable. You punished me for being afraid of your punishment. You have created a chaotic and twisted mind, full of fears and guilt - just to save yourself. You tried to keep your self-image of a good mother instead of trying to be a good human. You didn\'t know a single right answer to the deeper questions that I had about life, but you pretended to know it all. You did not listen to me. You have mistaken me for yourself and you think you can get away with that?\"\"How dare you talk to me like that!\", the mother screamed, \"I should cut your internet connection for a few weeks! I will not pay the rent for your room! How dare you talk to me like that? I am your