The Tao Of Obama: No Fight, No Blame

OBAMAKAGANChipSomodevilla:Getty

The highest good is like water.?
Water gives life to the ten thousand things and does not strive.?
It flows in places men reject and so is like the Tao.

In dwelling, be close to the land.?
In meditation, go deep in the heart.?
In dealing with others, be gentle and kind.?
In speech, be true.?
In ruling, be just.?
In daily life, be competent.?
In action, watch the timing.

No fight: No blame.

(Photo: Chip Somodevilla/Getty.)

2006-2011 archives for The Daily Dish, featuring Andrew Sullivan

Google Street View, Transformed Into a Tiny Planet

A 360-degree tour of our world, made entirely from Google's panoramas

Join the Discussion

After you comment, click Post. If you’re not already logged in you will be asked to log in or register.

blog comments powered by Disqus

Video

Google Street View, Transformed Into a Tiny Planet

A 360-degree tour of our world, made entirely from Google's panoramas

Video

The 86-Year-Old Farmer Who Won't Quit

A filmmaker returns to his hometown to profile the patriarch of a family farm

Video

Riding Unicycles in a Cave

"If you fall down and break your leg, there's no way out."

Video

Carrot: A Pitch-Perfect Satire of Tech

"It's not just a vegetable. It's what a vegetable should be."

Video

The Benefits of Living Alone on a Mountain

"You really have to love solitary time by yourself."

Just In