Tag Archives: John Wooden

Winning and Succeeding

We join spokes together in a wheel, but it is the center hole that makes the wagon move. We shape clay into a pot, but it is the emptiness inside that holds whatever we want. We hammer wood for a … Continue reading

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Total Preparation

The Tao doesn’t take sides; it gives birth to both good and evil. The Master doesn’t take sides; she welcomes both saints and sinners. The Tao is like a bellows: it is empty yet infinitely capable. The more you use … Continue reading

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The Electoral College

The Tao is like a well: used but never used up. It is like the eternal void: filled with infinite possibilities. It is hidden but always present. I don’t know who gave birth to it. It is older than God. … Continue reading

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The Present Form of Your Expression

When people see some things as beautiful, other things become ugly. When people see some things as good, other things become bad. Being and non-being create each other. Difficult and easy support each other. Long and short define each other. … Continue reading

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Peace of Mind

. . . Is Tolerant Be Patient With Your Days If you are delayed, if your work does not seem to be developing as you hoped, do not be despondent or disheartened, but be thankful that you are being trained … Continue reading

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Unintended Consequences

. . . Is Tolerant Respect Your Brother The true Light is a gentle love which , rising in you, causes you to look on the world with understanding and compassion and respect. When you respect the soul of your … Continue reading

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The Importance of Perspective

. . . Is Tolerant Forgiveness Have you ever thought what forgiveness means You, your own self, your own personality, needs forgiveness. Your spirit is divine, but until you have overcome, your personality remains human and needs the forgiveness of … Continue reading

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