The Man who says he can, and the man who says he can not.. Are both correct.
While there’s life there’s hope, and only the dead have none.
When people see some things as beautiful,
other things become ugly.
When people see some things as good,
other things become bad.
Being and non-being create each other.
Difficult and easy support each other.
Long and short define each other.
High and low depend on each other.
Before and after follow each other.
Therefore the Master
acts without doing anything
and teaches without saying anything.
Things arise and she lets them come;
things disappear and she lets them go.
She has but doesn’t possess,
acts but doesn’t expect.
When her work is done, she forgets it.
That is why it lasts forever.
I am not an Athenian or a Greek, but a citizen of the world.
One loyal friend is worth ten thousand relatives.
Leave no stone unturned.
Wisdom is not attained by years, but by ability.
Our envy always lasts longer than the happiness of those we envy.
Life is like a play: it’s not the length, but the excellence of the acting that matters.
There is no success without hardship.
It is not death that a man should fear, but rather he should fear never beginning to live.
Love is a kind of warfare.