Trying to understand is like straining through muddy water. Have the patience to wait! Be still and allow the mud to settle.
Laozi (also Lao-Tzu, literally “Old Master”) was an ancient Chinese philosopher and writer. He is known as the reputed author of the Tao Te Ching, the founder of philosophical Taoism, and a deity in religious Taoism and traditional Chinese religions. (Source: Wikipedia.org)