Quotes by Chinese Philosopher Lao Tzu


Water is the softest thing, yet it can penetrate mountains and earth. This shows clearly the principle of softness overcoming hardness. Lao Tzu

Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage. Lao Tzu
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The wise man does not lay up his own treasures. The more he gives to others, the more he has for his own. Lao Tzu

Remember: “The Best Fighter is Never Angry." Lao Tzu
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Care about what other people think and you will always be their prisoner. Lao Tzu
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When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be. Lao Tzu

The flame that burns twice as bright burns half as long. Lao Tzu
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All things, including the grass and trees, are soft and pliable in life; dry and brittle in death. Lao Tzu
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The power of intuitive understanding will protect you from harm until the end of your days. Lao Tzu

When you are content to be simply yourself and don't compare or compete, everybody will respect you. Lao Tzu

He who knows others is wise.He who knows himself is enlightened. Lao Tzu

Darkness within darkness. The gateway to all understanding. Lao Tzu

Mastering others is strength. Mastering yourself is true power. Lao Tzu

When you are content to be simply yourself and don't compare or compete, everyone will respect you. Lao Tzu

Those who know do not speak. Those who speak do not know. Lao Tzu

Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love. Lao Tzu

Silence is a source of great strength. Lao Tzu

A good traveler has no fixed plans and is not intent on arriving. Lao Tzu

Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength; loving someone deeply gives you courage. Lao Tzu

To realize that you do not understand is a virtue; Not to realize that you do not understand is a defect. Lao Tzu


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