In dwelling, live close to the ground. In thinking, keep to the simple. In conflict, be fair and generous. In governing, don't try to control. In work, do what you enjoy. In family life, be completely present.
Quote by Lao Tzu
Govern a great nation as you would cook a small fish. Do not overdo it.
I do not concern myself with gods and spirits either good or evil nor do...
Advise the ruler to govern the state as one cooks a small fish - that...
He who conquers others is strong; He who conquers himself is mighty.
He who obtains has little. He who scatters has much.
The journey of a thousand leagues begins with a single step.
Don't think you can attain total awareness and whole enlightenment without proper discipline and practice....
My mind tells me to give up, but my heart won't let me.
Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.
The sage does not hoard. The more he helps others, the more he benefits himself,...
If you do not change direction, you may end up where you are heading.
A scholar who cherishes the love of comfort is not fit to be deemed a...
A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.
I have just three things to teach: simplicity, patience, compassion. These three are your greatest...
Tao invariably takes no action, and yet there is nothing left undone.
He who knows others is wise. He who knows himself is enlightened.
Health is the greatest possession. Contentment is the greatest treasure. Confidence is the greatest friend....
Knowing others is wisdom, knowing yourself is enlightenment
We thought because we had power, we had wisdom
Let us be silent, that we may hear the whispers of the gods.