Day: August 25, 2015

11 Wisdom Quotes of Lao Tzu. – Thousand Thoughts.

“The tao that can be told, is not the eternal Tao. The name that can be named is not the eternal Name.” this is the quote from Lao Tzu that gave me clarity and made me think.  The depth of this is hard to put in to words, however suffice to say I continue to be myself and live in the moment. Not every day will be same to face and it can get more challenging but all you need to do is, to be yourself.

I find it good to share such wisdom words that can help people, these can be very helpful if we really want to take a lesson. Following are a couple of my favourite Lao Tzu quotes. Lao Tzu Main


  1.  “The wise man is one who, knows, what he does not know.” ― Lao Tzulao tzu

  2. “Health is the greatest possession. Contentment is the greatest treasure. Confidence is

    the greatest friend. Non-being is the greatest joy.” ~ Lao Tzu

  3. “Give evil nothing to oppose and it will disappear by itself.”  ― Lao Tzu

  4. “He who conquers others is strong; he who conquers himself is mighty”              – Lao TzuLao Tzu Quotes

  5. “My teachings are easy to understand  and easy to put into practice.

    Yet your intellect will never grasp them, and if you try to practice them,you’ll fail.

    My teachings are older than the world. How can you grasp their meaning?

    If you want to know me, Look inside your heart.” – Lao Tzu

  6. “Success is as dangerous as failure. Hope is as hollow as fear.” – Lao TzuLao Tzu Quotes

  7. “Not-knowing is true knowledge. Presuming to know is a disease.

    First realize that you are sick; then you can move toward health.” – Lao Tzu

  8. “Be Content with what you have; rejoice in the way things are. When you realize there is

    nothing lacking, the whole world belongs to you.” ~ Lao Tzu

  9. “Trying to understand is like straining through muddy water. Have the patience to wait! Be still and allow the mud to settle.” – Lao Tzu

  10. “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

  11. “Nature does not hurry, yet everything is accomplished.” ~ Lao TzuLao Tzu Nature

Do you have a favorite quote from Lao Tzu? If you do you can share your comment in the comment section below. 🙂