lipu Nasin la: kasi nanpa 37 pi lipu Nasin Pona
|The Way is always “not-doing”
|Yet there is nothing it doesn’t do.
|If the rulers are were able to embody it
|Everyone will naturally be changed.
|Being changed, they desire to do things.
|So I must restrain them, using the nameless “uncarved block.”
|Using the nameless uncarved block
|They become desireless.
|Desireless, they are tranquil and
|All-under-Heaven is naturally settled.