Realize that all things change

If you realize that all things change, there is nothing you will try to hold on to. If you are not afraid of dying, there is nothing you cannot achieve. ~ Lao Tzu

Do the difficult things

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. ~ Lao Tzu

No fixed plans

A good traveler has no fixed plans, and is not intent on arriving. ~ Lao Tzu

Silence

Silence is a source of great strength. ~ Lao Tzu

Just three things

I have just three things to teach: simplicity, patience, compassion. These three are your greatest treasures. ~ Lao Tzu

Enlightenment

Knowing others is wisdom, knowing yourself is Enlightenment. ~ Lao Tzu

Mastery

Mastering others is strength. Mastering yourself is true power. ~ Lao Tzu

What I might be

When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be. ~ Lao Tzu