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Biography - Laozi:

Chinese philosopher, founder of philosophical Taoism (6th–5th century BCE).
Period:
5th century BC
6th century BC
Place of birth: China
China

Quote

He who knows does not speak; he who speaks does not know.
Laozi




Translation  

Translation

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French
Celui qui parle ne sait pas, celui qui sait ne parle pas.”
Lao Tseu

German
Der Wissende redet nicht. Wer redet, der weiß nicht.”
Laozi




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We know accurately only when we know little; with knowledge, doubt increases.”
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Knowing is not enough; we must apply.
Willing is not enough; we must do.”

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Know or listen to those who know.”
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The saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom.”
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I know that I know nothing.”
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Mistakes are, after all, the foundations of truth, and if a man does not know what a thing is, it is at least an increase in knowledge if he knows what it is not.”
Carl Gustav Jung
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Responsible one is not only for what you do but also for what it does not.”
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Knowing others is intelligence; knowing yourself is true wisdom.”
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A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.”
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The farther you go, the less you know.”
Laozi - Tao Te Ching
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He who does not trust enough, will not be trusted.”
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People in their handlings of affairs often fail when they are about to succeed. If one remains as careful at the end as he was at the beginning, there will be no failure.”
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