"Those who seek to satisfy the mind of man by hampering it with ceremonies and music and affecting charity and devotion have lost their original nature."
"Green is the prime color of the world, and that from which its loveliness arises."Zhuangzi on Pedro Calderon de la Barca
"And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom."Zhuangzi on Anais Nin
"Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better."Zhuangzi on Albert Einstein
"I thank you God for this most amazing day, for the leaping greenly spirits of trees, and for the blue dream of sky and for everything which is natural, which is infinite, which is yes."Zhuangzi on e. e. cummings
"All my life I have tried to pluck a thistle and plant a flower wherever the flower would grow in thought and mind."Zhuangzi on Abraham Lincoln
"I do not know whether I was then a man dreaming I was a butterfly, or whether I am now a butterfly dreaming I am a man."
"Rewards and punishment is the lowest form of education."
"Happiness is the absence of the striving for happiness."
"Cherish that which is within you, and shut off that which is without for much knowledge is a curse."
"Men honor what lies within the sphere of their knowledge, but do not realize how dependent they are on what lies beyond it."