四十

反者道之動﹔弱者道之用。
天下萬物生于有,
有生于無。

sì shí

făn zhĕ dào zhī dòng ; ruò zhĕ dào zhī yòng
tiān xià wàn wù shēng yú yŏu
yŏu shēng yú wú

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Return is the movement of the Tao.
Yielding is the way of the Tao.

All things are born of being.
Being is born of non-being.