The sage does not hoard. The more he helps others, the more he benefits himself, The more he gives to others, the more he gets himself. The Way of Heaven does one good but never does one harm. The Way…
Quote by Lao Tzu
By accident of fortune a man may rule the world for a time, but by...
Advise the ruler to govern the state as one cooks a small fish - that...
Life is a series of natural and spontaneous changes. Don't resist them - that only...
Govern a great nation as you would cook a small fish. Do not overdo it.
It is wisdom to know others; It is enlightenment to know one's self.
A good traveler has no fixed plans, and is not intent on arriving.
My mind tells me to give up, but my heart won't let me.
People in their handling of affairs often fail when they are about to succeed. If...
Be careful what you water your dreams with. Water them with worry and fear and...
To perceive things in the germ is intelligence
Fill your bowl to the brim and it will spill. Keep sharpening your knife and...
From wonder into wonder existence opens.
He who talks more is sooner exhausted.
Before healing others, heal yourself
The journey of a thousand leagues begins with a single step.
He who knows others is learned; He who knows himself is wise.
A scholar who cherishes the love of comfort is not fit to be deemed a...
The more laws are enacted and taxes assessed, the greater the number of lawbreakers and...
What is allowed us is disagreeable, what is denied us causes us intense desire.
The law isn't justice. It's a very imperfect mechanism. If you press exactly the right...