Mininizingthe conflict and simplifying the complex,
Repayill-will with kindness.
Confrontthe difficult when it is easy,Deal with the big while it is still small. Thedifficult (problems) of the world Must be dealt with while they are yet easy;The great (problems) of the world Must be dealt with while they are yet small.
EnlightenedIndividuals never reaches for the great,
and inthat way the great is achieved.
He who promises lightly must be lacking in faith. He who thinkseverything easy will end by finding everything difficult.
Thus the wise always confront difficulties and therefore have nodifficulty in the end.
ThereforeEnlightened Individuals view all as difficult,