When its work is accomplished, it does not claim the name of having done it.
When goodness is lost there is morality.
When the people of the world all know beauty as beauty, there arises the recognition of ugliness. When they all know the good as good, there arises the recognition of evil.
When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be.
When one knows that he is his mother's child, and proceeds to guard (the qualities of) the mother that belong to him, to the end of his life he will be free from all peril.
When the Great Tao (Way or Method) ceased to be observed, benevolence and righteousness came into vogue.
When one gives undivided attention to the (vital) breath, and brings it to the utmost degree of pliancy, he can become as a (tender) babe.