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"The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step." - Lao Tzu

"Nature does not hurry, yet everything is accomplished." - Lao Tzu

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

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

"When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be." - Lao Tzu

"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." - Lao Tzu

"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

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

"The truth is not always beautiful, nor beautiful words the truth." - Lao Tzu

"He who knows himself is enlightened." - Lao Tzu

"If you want to awaken all of humanity, then awaken all of yourself. If you want to eliminate the suffering in the world, then eliminate all that is dark and negative in yourself. Truly, the greatest gift you have to give is that of your own self-transformation." - Lao Tzu

"Respond intelligently even to unintelligent treatment." - Lao Tzu

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

"The softest things in the world overcome the hardest things in the world." - Lao Tzu

"The wise man is one who, knows, what he does not know." - Lao Tzu

"Silence is a source of great strength." - Lao Tzu

"The more that you know, the more that you know that you don't know." - Lao Tzu

"The power of intuitive understanding will protect you from harm until the end of your days." - Lao Tzu

"When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be." - Lao Tzu

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

"The wise man is one who knows what he does not know." - Lao Tzu

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

"The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step." - Lao Tzu

"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." - Lao

Tzu

"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." - Lao Tzu

"He who knows others is wise; he who knows himself is enlightened." - Lao Tzu

"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

"Do not conquer the world with force, for force only causes resistance. Thorns spring up when an army passes. Years of misery follow a great victory. Do only what needs to be done without using violence." - Lao Tzu

"When you realize there is nothing lacking, the whole world belongs to you." - Lao Tzu

"If you do not change direction, you may end up where you are heading." - Lao Tzu

"Act without expectation." - Lao Tzu

"The flame that burns twice as bright burns half as long." - Lao Tzu

 

"He who is contented is rich." - Lao Tzu

"The key to growth is the introduction of higher dimensions of consciousness into our awareness." - Lao Tzu

"Health is the greatest possession. Contentment is the greatest treasure. Confidence is the greatest friend. Non-being is the greatest joy." - Lao Tzu

"The wise man sees what others do not, and takes action where others do not." - Lao Tzu

"The greatest glory in living lies not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall." - Lao Tzu

"If you want to know your past, look into your present conditions. If you want to know your future, look into your present actions." - Lao Tzu

"Knowing others is intelligence; knowing yourself is true wisdom. Mastering others is strength; mastering yourself is true power." - Lao Tzu

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