Quotes by Lao Tzu
The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step.
I have just three things to teach: simplicity, patience, compassion. These three are your greatest treasures.
Govern a great nation as you would cook a small fish. Do not overdo it.
Man's enemies are not demons, but human beings like himself.
A leader is best when people barely know he exists, when his work is done, his aim fulfilled, they will say: we did it ourselves.
Be Content with what you have; rejoice in the way things are. When you realize there is nothing lacking, the whole world belongs to you.
Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength; loving someone deeply gives you courage.
By letting it go it all gets done. The world is won by those who let it go. But when you try and try. The world is beyond the winning.
Do the difficult things while they are easy and do the great things while they are small. A journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step.
Great indeed is the sublimity of the Creative, to which all beings owe their beginning and which permeates all heaven.