Favourable Opposition 盈冲

大盈若冲,其用不窘。

What is Full is Empty, knowing how to utilized is to be effortless.

Fill what is empty.

Empty what is full.

Thus what’s inverse is reverse.

Thereby achieving Balance.

“盈”者,满也。

无欠无缺,圆满具足

凡一切有生命的物体,皆充满其间,是以谓之“大盈”。

One who has, is full。

Is complete & lacks none。

The living has life, thus has it all. Complete。

“冲”者,虚也。

圆满无缺,具足无遗。

不有不无,驰骋而无间,是以谓之“若冲”。

Favorable opposition, is One of emptiness。

Is complete & intact, has none to lose。

To have not, to have nothing, thus has no opposition。

用之于地,地之道无窘;

用之于人,人之道无窘;

用之于事物,事物之道无窘。

无所不盈,无所不用,其用故不窘。

大道之理:

若缺才能成,若冲则才能盈;

缺与成相辅,虚与盈相成。

体现了大道体用相反而相为用之理。

The Truth of The Way :

Success comes from what is lacking,

it is full because of the emptiness。

Complementing each other is failure & fulfillment。

The Way works by competing & completing each other。

大 (dà) 盈 (yíng) 若 (ruò) 冲 (chōng),其 (qí) 用 (yòng) 不 (bù) 窘 (jiǒng)。