"Beautiful and accessible; the English, as 'fluid as melting ice,' is a joy to read throughout." -- The New Republic
"Stephen Mitchell's rendition of the Tao Te Ching comes as close to being definitive for our times as any I can imagine. It embodies the virtues its translator credits to the Chinese original: a gemlike lucidity that is radiant with humor, grace, large-heartedness, and deep wisdom." -- Huston Smith, author of The Religions of Man --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
Beautiful illustrations and excellent quality made this little book a gem of the Tau. Highly recommendedPublished 1 month ago by rctbone
I like this book. The writing is inspiring and the illustrations are nice. I take one star off because the way some of the text is translated. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Citris1
Pictures are very nice, but the words are Mr. Mitchell's interpretation which is loosely based on the original and much Americanized. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Dave B
I have read this through many times and will keep on reading it. This wisdom is so powerful that it truly changes the way you look at the world. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Amazon Customer