The time is ripe for action. Do whatever you do best and apply yourself with absolute commitment to fixing the broken social structure. It is not a matter of individual effort. Everyone’s effort will be required to be successful.
What is rooted is easy to nourish.
What is recent is easy to correct.
What is brittle is easy to break.
What is small is easy to scatter.
Prevent trouble before it arises.
Put things in order before they exist.
The giant pine tree
grows from a tiny sprout.
The journey of a thousand miles
starts from beneath your feet. Continue reading “Tao Te Ching – Verse 64 – Prevent trouble before it arises. Put things in order before they exist.”