165 Total Quotes

Lao Tzu Quotes

Lao Tzu
Love is of all passions the strongest, for it attacks simultaneously the head, the heart and the senses.
Lao Tzu
#Irish Poet

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Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage.
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#Irish Poet #Advice #inspirational #Courage #Love

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One can not reflect in streaming water. Only those who know internal peace can give it to others.
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#Irish Poet #Peace

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Nothing in the world is more flexible and yielding than water. Yet when it attacks the firm and the strong, none can withstand it, because they have no way to change it. So the flexible overcome the adamant, the yielding overcome the forceful. Everyone knows this, but no one can do it.
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#Power

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The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step.
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#Irish Poet

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Pride attaches undue importance to the superiority of one's status in the eyes of others; And shame is fear of humiliation at one's inferior status in the estimation of others. When one sets his heart on being highly esteemed, and achieves such rating, then he is automatically involved in fear of losing his status.
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#Confidence

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Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.
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#Kindness #Confidence

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A good traveller has no fixed plans, and is not intent on arriving.
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#Chinese Philosopher

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If you do not change direction, you may end up where you are heading.
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#Irish Poet

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Marriage is three parts love and seven parts forgiveness of sins.
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#Forgiveness

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Respond intelligently even to unintelligent treatment.
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#Irish Poet #Intelligence

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Born to be wild - live to outgrow it.
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#Life #Quote of the Day

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If you would take, you must first give, this is the beginning of intelligence.
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#Giving #Beginning

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For the wise man looks into space and he knows there is no limited dimensions.
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#Chinese Philosopher #Man

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To lead people, walk beside them... As for the best leaders, the people do not notice their existence. The next best, the people honor and praise. The next, the people fear; and the next, the people hate... When the best leader's work is done the people say, 'We did it ourselves!'
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#Existence

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Govern a great nation as you would cook a small fish. Do not overdo it.
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Music in the soul can be heard by the universe.
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#Irish Poet

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At the center of your being you have the answer; you know who you are and you know what you want.
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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 of the sage is to act but not to compete.
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#Irish Poet #Solidarity