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A good traveler has no fixed plans, and is not intent on arriving.   Life
A leader is best when people barely know he exists, when his work is d...   Life
A scholar who cherishes the love of comfort is not fit to be deemed a ...   Life
All difficult things have their origin in that which is easy, and grea...   Life
Ambition has one heel nailed in well, though she stretch her fingers t...   Life
An ant on the move does more than a dozing ox.   Life
Be the chief but never the lord.   Life
Because of a great love, one is courageous.   Life
Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength; loving someone deepl...   Love
Born to be wild - live to outgrow it.   Life
By letting it go it all gets done. The world is won by those who let i...   Life
Clay is molded to form a cup, But it is on its non-being that the util...   Life
Darkness within darkness. The gateway to all understanding.   Life
Fill your bowl to the brim and it will spill. Keep sharpening your kni...   Life
From of old the things that have acquired unity are these: Heaven by u...   Life
From wonder into wonder existence opens.   Life
Give a man a fish and you feed him for a day. Teach him how to fish an...   Life
Govern a great nation as you would cook a small fish. Do not overdo it...   Life
Governing a great nation is like cooking a small fish - too much handl...   Life
Great acts are made up of small deeds.   Life
Great indeed is the sublimity of the Creative, to which all beings owe...   Life
He who knows others is wise. He who knows himself is enlightened.   Life
He who knows that enough is enough will always have enough.   Life
He who knows, does not speak. He who speaks, does not know.   Life
He who obtains has little. He who scatters has much.   Life
Health is the greatest possession. Contentment is the greatest treasur...   Life
If the Great Way perishes there will morality and duty. When clevernes...   Life
If you do not change direction, you may end up where you are heading.   Life
If you realize that all things change, there is nothing you will try t...   Life
In dwelling, live close to the ground. In thinking, keep to the simple...   Life
In the world there is nothing more submissive and weak than water. Yet...   Life
It is better to do one's own duty, however defective it may be, than t...   Life
It is the Vague and Elusive. Meet it and you will not see its head. Fo...   Life
Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates pro...   Life
Know they thyself, presume not God to scan. The proper study of mankin...   Life
Knowing others is intelligence; knowing yourself is true wisdom. Maste...   Life
Knowing others is wisdom, knowing yourself is Enlightenment.   Life
Life and death are one thread, the same line viewed from different sid...   Life
Life is a series of natural and spontaneous changes. Don't resist them...   Life
Manifest plainness, embrace simplicity, reduce selfishness, have few d...   Life
Mastering others is strength. Mastering yourself is true power.   Life
Music in the soul can be heard by the universe.   Life
Nature does not hurry, yet everything is accomplished.   Life
Nature is not human hearted.   Life
Of all that is good, sublimity is supreme. Succeeding is the coming to...   Life
People in their handlings of affairs often fail when they are about to...   Life
Silence is a source of great strength.   Life
Simulated disorder postulates perfect discipline; simulated fear postu...   Life
The career of a sage is of two kinds: He is either honored by all in t...   Life
The higher the sun ariseth, the less shadow doth he cast; even so the ...   Life
The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step.   Life
The key to growth is the introduction of higher dimensions of consciou...   Life
The more laws and order are made prominent, the more thieves and robbe...   Life
The people are hungry: It is because those in authority eat up too muc...   Life
The power of intuitive understanding will protect you from harm until ...   Life
The sage does not hoard. The more he helps others, the more he benefit...   Life
The softest things in the world overcome the hardest things in the wor...   Life
The supreme excellence is not to win a hundred victories in a hundred ...   Life
The wicked leader is he who the people despise. The good leader is he ...   Life
The wise man does not lay up his own treasures. The more he gives to o...   Life
The words of truth are always paradoxical.   Life
Those who have knowledge, don't predict. Those who predict, don't have...   Life
To know yet to think that one does not know is best; Not to know yet t...   Life
To lead people walk behind them.   Life
To lead people, walk beside them... As for the best leaders, the peopl...   Life
To love someone deeply gives you strength. Being loved by someone deep...   Life
To realize that you do not understand is a virtue; Not to realize that...   Life
To see things in the seed, that is genius.   Life
To the mind that is still, the whole universe surrenders.   Life
Treat those who are good with goodness, and also treat those who are n...   Life
When a nation is filled with strife, then do patriots flourish.   Life
When the best leader's work is done the people say, "We did it ourselv...   Life
When virtue is lost, benevolence appears, when benevolence is lost rig...   Life
When you are content to be simply yourself and don't compare or compet...   Life