Tao Te Ching

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Tao Te Ching

By: Stephen Mitchell

tao te ching  Overview: This version is the English translation of Lao-Tzu’s book. It consists of 81 free verse poems about taoism. The writing is not straightforward; you have to break it down and analyze the poems.

Pro: The Tao Te Ching teaches us about humility, compassion, and forgiveness.

Con: The poems are paradoxical and sound nonsensical. 

Who is this for? This book is essential for those wanting to learn more about taoism.