Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old tao quotes, tao sayings, and tao proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

List Of Inspirational Tao Quotes And Sayings


Only he who has no use for the empire is fit to be entrusted with it.


Knowing others are wisdom, knowing yourself is enlightenment.

Lao Tzu 

At the center of your being you have the answer; you know who you are and you know what you want.

Lao Tzu

Man suffers only because he takes seriously what the gods made for fun.

Alan W. Watts


The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step.

Lao Tzu