Written around 500 B.C., the 'Tao Te Ching' is one of the most frequently translated and most cherished works in the world. Lao Tzu's...
"If you look to others for fulfillment, you will never be truly fulfilled."
"The True Person is detached and humble and to the world appears confusing. The people all strain their eyes and ears, yet the True Person remains childlike."
"Stop thinking, and end your problems."
"Care about what other people think and you will always be their prisoner."
"My words are simple to follow and easy to understand. Yet no one can put them into practice or understand them."
"Those who have knowledge, don't predict. Those who predict, don't have knowledge."
"Respond intelligently even to unintelligent treatment."
"Nature is not human hearted."
"Mastering others is strength. Mastering yourself is true power."