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QotD: Lao Tzu on Being

There is no need to run outside for better seeing...

Rather abide a the center of your being.

For the more you leave it the less you learn.

Search your heart and see...

The way to do is to be.

--Lao Tzu

Tags: awareness, consciousness, meditation, quiet, quotes, self improvement
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