Great Chinese Philosopher: Lao Tzu and His Habits For Well Being  Quotes

Great Chinese Philosopher: Lao Tzu and His Habits For Well Being Quotes

 

Laozi was a philosopher and poet of ancient China. He is known as the reputed author of the Tao Te Ching and the founder of philosophical Taoism, and as a deity in religious Taoism and traditional Chinese religions.Wikipedia

Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage.

 

When you are content to be simply yourself and don’t compare or compete, everybody will respect you.
When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be.
Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.
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.
If you do not change direction, you may end up where you are heading.
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.
Nature does not hurry, yet everything is accomplished.
A good traveler has no fixed plans, and is not intent on arriving.
He who controls others may be powerful, but he who has mastered himself is mightier still.
At the center of your being you have the answer; you now who you are and you know what you want
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.

A leader is best when people barely knows he exists, when his work is done, his aim fulfilled, they will say: we did it ourselves.

 

I have just three things to teach: simplicity, patience, compassion. These three are your greatest treasures.

 

Knowing others is intelligence;knowing yourself is true wisdom.Mastering others is strength; mastering yourself is true power.

 

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

 

Truthful words are not beautiful; beautiful words are not truthful. Good words are not persuasive; persuasive words are not good.

 

Stop leaving and you will arrive. Stop searching and you will see. Stop running away and you will be found.

 

Water is fluid, soft, and yielding. But water will wear away rock, which is rigid and cannot yield. As a rule, whatever is fluid, soft, and yielding will overcome whatever is rigid and hard. This is another paradox: what is soft is strong.

 

A man with outward courage dares to die; a man with inner courage dares to live.

 

If you correct your mind, the rest of your life will fall into place.

 

Be careful what you water your dreams with. Water them with worry and fear and you will produce weeds that choke the life from your dream. Water them with optimism and solutions and you will cultivate success. Always be on the lookout for ways to turn a problem into an opportunity for success. Always be on the lookout for ways to nurture your dream.

 

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