A Philosophy of Living Naturally

Taoism itself is primarily a philosophy of living naturally within the world, neither contending with nor altering nature. Taoist thought is permeated with the notion that humanity and heaven are a unified whole, that the entire universe is contained within humanity. This whole is known as the tao.

-Stuart Alve Olson, The Jade Emperor’s Mind Seal Classic: The Taoist Guide to Health, Longevity, and Immortality


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