True refinement seeks simplicity.
Moving, be like water. Still, be like a mirror. Respond like an echo.
Knowledge earns you power, character earns you respect.
Empty yourself! Open up! After all, the usefulness of a cup is in its emptiness.
To express oneself honestly, not lying to oneself—that, my friend, is very hard to do.
There is what is only when there is no comparing and to live with what is is to be peaceful.