A good traveller has no fixed plans, and is not intent on arriving.
Whether you’re a gem in the royal court or a stone on the common path, if you accept your part with humility the glory of the universe will be yours.
Music in the soul can be heard by the universe.
Do the difficult things while they are easy and do the great things while they are small. A journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step.
Be content with what you have; rejoice in the way things are. When you realise there is nothing lacking, the whole world belongs to you.
The more laws and order are made prominent, the more thieves and robbers there will be.
Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage.
If there is to be peace in the world, there must be peace in the heart.
Respond intelligently even to unintelligent treatment.
Time is a created thing. To say 'I don't have time,' is like saying, 'I don't want to'.