Lao Zi


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Lao Zi

(ˈlaʊˈzɪə) or

Lao-tzu

n
(Biography) ?604–?531 bc, Chinese philosopher, traditionally regarded as the founder of Taoism and the author of the Tao-te Ching
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The Guodian Bamboo Slips Lao Zi, English and Chinese Edition
Thus, with the further expansion of Chuang Tzu, the theoretical architecture of dialectical communication set up by Lao Zi began to take shape.
Esslin thinks that Brecht simply seeks a reconciliation between his demand for radical social change and "a yearning for the quiet, passive acceptance of the world" (243), a sentiment shared by Brecht and Lao Zi.
Other philosophers, such as Mo Zi, Lao Zi, Zhuang Zi, Sun Zi, also developed their philosophies.