Unformatted text preview: dropping into pure intuition.-Object of (philosophical) Taoism: a tranquil life through alignment with the Tao.-Way to achieve it: Wei Wu Wie (action through non-action): intuitive atonement with the Tao, developed over years.-Chief Virtues: patience, acceptance of fate, humility, attunement with nature, simplicity, peacefulness.-Chief Vices: self-aggrandizement; egoism; conflict; aggression; ambition; pomp; material wealth; thirst for fame. Attack/Defense exercise:-Interesting point – “How do we fight injustice?”-Tao subjects morality, must accept good with bad. Can Taoism sustain itself is there is no Tao?...
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- Spring '08
- Ethics , Wu wei, Wei Wu Wie, Harmony Philosophical Taoism