小國寡民 xiǎo guó guǎ mín
It’s a country with small sizes of landscape and population.
Its logic terminal point is the utopia that set up the simple and small territory and population.
His political system, “a small country few people” is unrealistic.
one asserting “a small county with a small population” and the other asserting “the bourgeois in power.
people. ” This is the fundamental issue of Lao zi’s philosophy of life.”
The last, the writer concludes Laozi’s social ideal of ecological ethics by analysizing his deep meaning of “keeping the country small and population sparse”.
As his outlook on history is backward, the holds that the primitive and backward society is an ideal society, being enclosed and isolated as a “small country with a small population.”
There are its unique political philosophy, including doing nothing and rule, the so-called “small country with few people, ” “forced” and use of troops.
Lao Zi hope to reach the ideal social of “small country and less people by “Govern by Doing Nothing that Goes Against Nature”.
And, in a small country where farmers are required to have manure trucked away, it saves $190, 000 annually in disposal fees.
“Scant people and small country”, provided by Laozi is a model of ideal society, which presents the natural principle specifically, and is a spiritual transcend…
However, by the ministries of ” the natural way, ” our living world could attain to an ideal world of “small country and few people. ” This is the fundamental issue of Lao zi’s philosophy of life.
Less measurable but no less profound is a sapping of confidence across our land -a nagging fear that America’s decline is inevitable, and that the next generation must lower its sights.
In addition, “Smaller countries and fewer inhabitants” was the ideal world and Arcadia that Laozi conceived, which happened to hold the same view with our present thought of “small is good”.
Besides, “small territory and population” is the ideal world imagined by Laotse which happens have the same view with the thought we are talking now “small thing is the niceness”.
Human’s civilization has been developing to twenty-first century with convenient traffic and advanced telecom, so there is few isolated locations with less population man can find to live with.