A man is born into certain relationships and as a result has certain duties. For instance, he has a duty of loyalty to his lord, a filial duty to his parents, a duty to help his friends, and a duty of common humanity towards his fellow beings.
When its work is accomplished, it does not claim the name of having done it.
People are difficult to govern because they have too much knowledge.
With no desire, at rest and still, All things go right as of their will.
When superior people hear guidance, they carry it out diligently and ably. When mediocre people hear guidance, it seems vague and uncertain. When lesser people hear guidance, they laugh.
Even the best weapon is an unhappy tool, hateful to living things. So the follower of the Way stays away from it.