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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

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.
Laozi




Translation  

Translation

(French, German)


French
Les gens échouent souvent dans la conduite de leurs affaires quand ils sont sur le point de réussir. Celui qui reste aussi prudent à la fin qu'il l'était au début n'échouera pas.”
Lao Tseu

German
Die Leute verderben ihre Angelegenheiten oft kurz vor deren Vollendung. Wer am Ende seiner Arbeit achtsam ist wie zu Beginn, der verdirbt nichts.”
Laozi




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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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