When you are content to be simply yourself and don’t compare or compete everybody will respect you.

Lao Tzu Respect Quote

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

Lao Tzu Communication Quote

Those who have knowledge don’t predict. Those who predict don’t have knowledge.

Lao Tzu Knowledge Quote

People in their handlings of affairs often fail when they are about to succeed. If one remains as careful at the end as he was at the beginning there will be no failure.

Lao Tzu Failure Quote

One can not reflect in streaming water. Only those who know internal peace can give it to others.

Lao Tzu Peace Quote

Music in the soul can be heard by the universe.

Lao Tzu Music Quote

Life is a series of natural and spontaneous changes. Don’t resist them – that only creates sorrow. Let reality be reality. Let things flow naturally forward in whatever way they like.

Lao Tzu Life Quote

Life and death are one thread the same line viewed from different sides.

Lao Tzu Death Quote

Knowing others is wisdom knowing yourself is Enlightenment.

Lao Tzu Wisdom Quote

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.

Lao Tzu Family Quote