In this world there is nothing softer or thinner than water.

But to compel the hard and unyielding, it has no equal.


clouds trees ocean - bruce witzel photo


That the weak overcomes the strong,

that the hard gives way to the gentle –

this everyone knows,

yet on one acts accordingly.


Lao -Tzu



This photo from Victoria in British Columbia, looks out onto Juan de Fuca Straight towards USA


Cheers – Bruce

4 thoughts on “THIS EVERYONE KNOWS

  1. Thanks for that reminder, Bruce. Because it takes persistent, ongoing action over several generations, it’s so easy for us to give up the struggle and become stagnant water. Stay well 🙂

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