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Pīnyīn
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the Book of Dao by Laozi or Lao-Tze, the sacred text of Daoism

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Laozi or Lao-tze (c. 500 BC), Chinese philosopher, the founder of Taoism / the sacred book of Daoism, 道德經|道德经 by Laozi
Laozi or Lao-tze (c. 500 BC), Chinese philosopher, the founder of Taoism / the sacred book of Daoism, 道德經|道德经 by Laozi
progress seems like regress (the Book of Dao 道德經|道德经, Chpt. 41)
those who understand others are clever, but those who know themselves are truly wise (idiom, from Laozi's 道德經|道德经
entering the Way, you seem to coil back (Laozi 老子, the Book of Dao 道德經|道德经, Chap. 14) / progress in the Dao can seem illusory
the ideal is to be like water (which benefits all living things and does not struggle against them) (quotation from the "Book of Dao" 道德經|道德经)

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