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Lao Tzu

Be Content With What You Have

"Be Content with what you have; rejoice in the way things are. When you realize there is nothing lacking, the whole world belongs to...

Center of Your Being

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


"Anticipate the difficult by managing the easy."


"An ant on the move does more than a dozing ox."

Ambition has one heel nailed in well

"Ambition has one heel nailed in well, though she stretch her fingers to touch the heavens."

Difficult Things

"All difficult things have their origin in that which is easy, and great things in that which is small."


"A scholar who cherishes the love of comfort is not fit to be deemed a scholar."


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

Good Traveler

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