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Old 02-06-2012
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"or more skillful still as a sailboat can tack, because when a sailboat tacks and goes in a direction contrary to the wind, it still is using the wind to blow it along. That is the most highly skillful art of all. That is Taoism in perfection. The art of sailing. Very intelligent."
- Alan Watts explanation of the Tao Te Ching
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