Understanding I Chuan
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What is the shape of imitating? What is the mind generated from the heart? Only man, of the million living things has a super-natural spirit and able to feel and respond to everything. This is because he has an emotional mind internally to comprehend the surrounding objects. Objects which are external but the comprehending is internal, objects are external but the comprehending is internal.
The wise judgment originates with the emotional mind. Therefore, when heart and mind secretly exist within, then millions of objects will be shaped externally. The internal and external correspondence depends on nothing but the circulation and transport of the one energy.
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