Tao Te Ching

The Power of Goodness, the Wisdom Beyond Words
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Of all the world’s wonders which is the most wonderful? That no man, though he sees others dying all around him, believe that he himself will die.

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There was never a time when you and I and all the kings gathered here have not existed and nor will there be a time when we will cease to exist.

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A seed that sprouts at the foot of its parent tree remains stunted until it is transplanted… Every human being, when the time comes, has to depart to seek his fulfillment in his own way.

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Do not do to others what would cause pain if done to you.

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Hell has three gates: lust, anger and greed.

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Ravana all your wealth is wasted, what's the use of being rich if you won't spend your gold to do good for other people?

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Practice, cheer up, and think big—but don't ignore the details!

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Man is made by his belief. As he believes, so he is.

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The noblest functions of the human soul begin with reflecting on art and meditating on things of beauty. Rather than fixating on fame, fortune, pleasure, and power; it waits for the revelations of truth.

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Trees, though they are cut and lopped, grow up again quickly, but if men are destroyed, it is not easy to get them again.

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It's delightful to contemplate a society where art is more respected than wealth; but, art can only be the flower that grows out of wealth. It cannot be wealth's substitute. The Medici came before Michelangelo

(not set)Diamond Sutra

Think this way about our fleeting world: a star at dawn, a bubble in a stream; a flash of lightening in a summer cloud; a flickering lamp, a phantom, and a dream.

(not set)​Bhagavata Purana

Learn to look with an equal eye upon all beings, seeing the one Self in all.

A.A. MilneWaiting At The Window

These are my two drops of rain
Waiting on the window-pane…
All the best and all the worst
Comes from which of them is first…
John is there, and John has won!
Look! I told you! Here's the sun!

A.A. MilneWaiting At The Window

“The things that make me different are the things that make me.”

A.A. MilneWar With Honour

The third-rate mind is only happy when it is thinking with the majority. The second-rate mind is only happy when it is thinking with the minority. The first-rate mind is only happy when it is thinking.

A.A. MilneWar With Honour

War is something of man’s own fostering, and if all mankind renounces it, then it is no longer there.

A.A. MilneWinnie the Pooh

“Don't underestimate the value of Doing Nothing, of just going along, listening to all the things you can't hear, and not bothering.”

A.A. MilneWinnie the Pooh

“People say nothing is impossible, but I do nothing every day.”

A.A. MilneWinnie the Pooh

“Rivers know this: there is no hurry. We shall get there some day.”