Who is Lao Tzu

Laozi (Chinese: 老子, Mandarin: [làu.tsɹ̩]; commonly translated as "Old Master"), also rendered as Lao Tzu (), or Lao-Tze (), proper name Li Er, courtesy name Boyang, was an ancient Chinese philosopher and writer. He is the reputed author of the Tao Te Ching, the founder of philosophical Taoism, and a deity in religious Taoism and traditional Chinese religions.

A semi-legendary figure, Laozi is usually portrayed as a 6th-century BCE contemporary of Confucius in the Spring and Autumn period. Some modern historians consider him to have lived during the Warring States period of the 4th century BCE. A central figure in Chinese culture, Laozi ...
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Coachleeiv: “wisdom wednesday “ there is no greater soon than desire, no greater curse the discontent. he who knows that enough is enough will always have enough lao tzu
Thetaoishway: everything and everyone carries yin on the shoulders and yang in the arms when yin meets yang through vital energy it is called harmony — lao tzu
Overmind01: “if you are depressed, you are living in the past. if you are anxious, you are living in the future. if you are at peace, you are living in the present.” ~ lao tzu
Carolyn660: “being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage.” ― lao tzu
Golyborish: “do the difficult things while they are easy and do the great things while they are small.” –lao tzu
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 by Charles Baudelaire

Mère des jeux latins et des voluptés grecques,
Lesbos, où les baisers, languissants ou joyeux,
Chauds comme les soleils, frais comme les pastèques,
Font l'ornement des nuits et des jours glorieux,
Mère des jeux latins et des voluptés grecques,

Lesbos, où les baisers sont comme les cascades
Qui se jettent sans peur dans les gouffres sans fonds

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