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《無為》

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1 無為:
將欲取天下欲為天下主也。而為之,欲以有為治民。吾見其不得已。我見其不得天道人心已明矣,天道惡煩濁,人心惡多欲。天下神器,不可為也。器,物也。人乃天下之神物也,神物好安靜,不可以有為治。為者敗之,以有為治之,則敗其質性。執者失之。強執教之,則失其情實,生於詐偽也。故物或行或隨,上所行,下必隨之也。或歔或吹,歔,溫也。吹,寒也。有所溫必有所寒也。或強或羸,有所強大,必有所贏弱也。或挫或隳。載,安也。隳,危也。有所安必有所危,明人君不可以有為治國與治身也。是以聖人去甚,去奢,去泰。甚謂貪淫聲色。奢謂服飾飲食。泰謂宮室臺榭。去此三者,處中和,行無為,則天下自化。

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