The Sayings of Lao Tzu


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Lao-Tzu, also known as Laozi was a Chinese philosopher believed to have lived in the 6th century BCE and is credited with writing the Tao-Te-Ching which centers around the idea that the way of virtue lies in simplicity and a recognition of a natural, universal force known as the Tao. He is traditionally regarded as the founder of Taoism. This book is a compilation of his most profound writings translated directly from ancient Chinese texts. - Summary by Nemo (1 hr 16 min)

Chapters

Introduction 17:28 Read by Nemo
Tao in its Transcendental Aspect, and in its Physical Manifestation 9:14 Read by Nemo
Tao as a Moral Principle, or 'Virtue' 9:58 Read by Nemo
The Doctrine of Inaction 4:08 Read by Nemo
Lowliness and Humility 6:49 Read by Nemo
Government 6:53 Read by Nemo
War 2:49 Read by Nemo
Paradoxes 6:40 Read by Nemo
Miscellaneous Sayings and Precepts 10:09 Read by Nemo
Lao Tzu on Himself 2:02 Read by Nemo