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The Wisdom of LAO TZU – 2

17 Jan

Lao-Tzu-Bronze

Some say my teaching is nonsense.
Others call it lofty but impractical.

But to those who have looked inside themselves,
this nonsense makes perfect sense.

And those who put it into practice
this loftiness has roots that go deep.
I have just three things to teach:

Simplicity, patience, compassion.
These three are your greatest treasures.

Simple in actions and in thoughts,
you return to the source of being.

Patient with both friends and enemies
You accord with the way things are,

Compassionate towards yourself,
you reconcile all beings in the world.

 
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Posted by on January 17, 2015 in Quotes

 

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One response to “The Wisdom of LAO TZU – 2

  1. ramakrishnan6002

    January 19, 2015 at 1:54 pm

    Reblogged this on Gr8fullsoul.

     

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