When he has cleansed away the most mysterious sights (of his imagination), he can become without a flaw.
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 men lost their understanding of the Tao, intelligence came along, bringing hypocrisy with it.
When wealth and honours lead to arrogancy, this brings its evil on itself.
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 it once has that name, (men) can know to rest in it. When they know to rest in it, they can be free from all risk of failure and error.