"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 6 days 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 23 days 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 1 month 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 1 month ago by Amazon Customer