Lao Tzu (Laozi)

Lao Tzu (Laozi)

600-470 BC
Chinese Philosopher

Wisdom of the Ancient Sages

Lao Tzu (Laozi)

Famous Quotes

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"All difficult things have their origin in that which is easy, and great things in that which is small."

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"A good traveler has no fixed plans, and is not intent on arriving."

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"At the center of your being you have the answer; you know who you are and you know what you want."

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"Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage."

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"He who controls others may be powerful, but he who has mastered himself is mightier still."

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"He who knows others is wise.
He who knows himself is enlightened."

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"If you realize that all things change, there is nothing you will try to hold on to.
If you are not afraid of dying, there is nothing you cannot achieve."

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"Great acts are made up of small deeds."

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"I do not concern myself with gods and spirits either good or evil nor do I serve any."

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"Kindness in words creates confidence.
Kindness in thinking creates profoundness.
Kindness in giving creates love."

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"One can not reflect in streaming water.
Only those who know internal peace can give it to others."

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"Mastering others is strength.
Mastering yourself is true power."

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