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If I had a formula for bypassing trouble, I would not pass it around. Trouble creates a capacity to handle it. I don't say embrace trouble; that's as bad as treating it as an enemy. But I do say meet it as a friend, for you'll see a lot of it and y

Lao Tsu


Dignity is like a flag. It flaps in a storm.

Tsu Lao


'Naomi, sex at noon taxes.' I moan. Never odd or even. A man, a plan, a canal, Panama. Madam, I'm Adam. Sit on a potato pan, Otis. Sit on Otis.

Tsu Lao


When the speaker and he to whom he is speaks do not understand, that is metaphysics.

Tsu Lao


I didn't believe in reincarnation in any of my other lives. I don't see why I should have to believe in it in this one.

Tsu Lao


Maternity pay? Now every Tom, Dick and Harry will get pregnant.

Tsu Lao


With Congress, every time they make a joke it's a law; and every time they make a law it's a joke.

Tsu Lao


Live within your income, even if you have to borrow to do so.

Tsu Lao


Some women should be beaten regularly, like gongs.

Tsu Lao


With her body, woman is more sincere than man; but with her mind she lies. And when she lies, she does not believe herself.

Tsu Lao


Generally speaking, the Way of the warrior is resolute acceptance of death.

Tsu Lao


To avoid criticism, do nothing, say nothing, be nothing.

Tsu Lao


As failures go, attempting to recall the past is like trying to grasp the meaning of existence. Both make one feel like a baby clutching at a basketball: one's palms keep sliding off.

Tsu Lao


Let us not look back in anger or forward in fear, but around us in awareness.

Tsu Lao


... [concerning quotation marks] even if we *___did* quote anybody in this business, it probably would be gibberish.

Tsu Lao





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Lao Tsu
 
 
 
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