Yarrow (angelweed) wrote,

Dao De Jing, 11

Thirty spokes join a hub:
the axle goes in the empty space.

Shape clay to make a pot:
the water goes in the empty space.

Cut doors and windows for a house:
you go in through the empty space.

So thingness is what you have;
nothingness is what you use.
Tags: dao, tao

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