Painting of ancient Chinese philosopher and writer, Lao Tsu

Lao Tsu Quotes

A quote from the ancient Chinese philosopher Lao Tsu, whose name literally means ‘old master’.

Image: Painting of ancient Chinese philosopher and writer, Lao Tsu

“The Way of the Sage is to act but not to compete.”

“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.”

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

“Mastering others is strength. Mastering yourself is true power.”

“Nature does not hurry, yet everything is accomplished.”

– Lao Tsu  (6th Century B.C.)

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