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《益證》

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1 益證:
使我介然有知,行於大道。介,大也。老子疾時王不行大道,故設此言。使我介然有知於政事,我則行於大道,躬行無為之化。唯施是畏。唯,獨也。獨畏有所施為,恐失道意。欲賞善,恐偽善生;欲信忠恐詐忠起。大道甚夷,而民好徑。夷,平易也。徑,邪、不平正也。大道甚平易,而民好從邪徑也。朝甚除,高台榭,宮室修。田甚蕪,農事廢,不耕治。倉甚虛,五穀傷害,國無儲也。服文綵,好飾偽,貴外華。帶利劍,尚剛強,武且奢。厭飲食,財貨有餘,多嗜欲,無足時。是謂盜誇。百姓而君有餘者,是由劫盜以為服飾,持行誇人,不知身死家破,親戚並隨也。非道哉。人君所行如是,此非道也。復言也哉者,痛傷之辭。

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