Humanity, take a good look at yourself.
Inside, you’ve got heaven and earth, and all of creation.
You’re a world-
everything is hidden in you.
~Hildegard of Bingen
what have you left behind?
inquiry for today~ maybe it’s a soul moment…
All things arise from Tao. They are nourished by virtue. They are formed from matter.
They are shaped by environment. Thus the ten thousand things all respect Tao and honor virtue.
Respect of Tao and honor of virtue are not demanded, but they are in the nature of things.
Therefore all things arise from Tao.
By virtue they are nourished, developed, cared for, sheltered, comforted, grown, and protected.
Creating without claiming, doing without taking credit, guiding without interfering.
This is primal virtue.