All under the same sky…

When “Tao” (L4) is lost, “goodness” appears, /
When “Goodness” (L3) is lost, “morality” appears, /
When “Morality” (L2) is lost, “ritual” appears, /
“Ritual” (L1) is the chaff of true faith, the beginning of chaos… /

(“Tao Te Ching” – Stephen Mitchell)

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valid for (individual & group & human society)

“Tao” / * Level 4 – balanced, full understanding, creator of unrestricted manifestation space
“Goodness” / * Level 3 – humanist, proactive, opportunistic
„Morality” / * Level 2 – judiciary, coercive, punitive
“Ritual” / * Level 1 – unconscious…