How so? Because the child makes the man who he is, and one who makes a man is called father.
And Yeats said: who is the mother.
Said one: eternity.
Said another: the capacities of the present moment.
Said another: our father is all the days .of our lives and the mother is all the nights.
From whence d
o we know that the mother is night and the father is day?
It is written:
[because] the Tao [is]the Mysterious Female
So the parents are the Known and the Unknown