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You may have heard the inspirational phrase “a journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.” Do you know its origins? I didn’t. I was delighted to find that it is a paraphrase of two lines from the _Tao Te Ching_, which was written by Lao Tzu around 500 BCE. Here is an English translation:
“The journey of a thousand milesstarts from beneath your feet.”
Mitchell, Stephen. _Tao Te Ching, A New English Version, with Foreword and Notes_. HarperCollins Publishers, 1991, 2000, 2006
Isn’t fascinating how each version inspires in a slightly different way? The two lines from the _Tao Te Ching_, and two additional lines from it that I loved just as much(!), have been added to the Purely Inspirational Words of Wisdom page.
Happy Journey! Jackie D
The inspirational words of wisdom on this page were chosen for their radiant uplifting encouragement.
The power of thought quotes are words of wisdom that describe (in just a few words) the potent impact that our thoughts have on our lives.
The most inspirational quotes speak so eloquently that you know you have read something profound meant just for you.
The quotes on this page are the most motivational quotes for energizing our soul journey, in my opinion.