That which is at rest is easily kept hold of;


Categories: PART II.
Sources: THE TAO AND ITS CHARACTERISTICS

That which is at rest is easily kept hold of; before a thing
has given indications of its presence, it is easy to take measures

against it; that which is brittle is easily broken; that which is very

small is easily dispersed Action should be taken before a thing has

made its appearance; order should be secured before disorder has

begun





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