The way and integrity classic, which was the earliest set of teachings associated with Taoism. This person or persons lived during a period when China was divided into many small states, each with its own lord.
Laois looked for ways to improve society and help comfort people.
is everybody okay?
according to legend, he wanted to leave the problems in China in order to live out his life in peace and quiet in Central Asia[ west of China. A border guard asked him to write down his teachings before leaving China, and so Laozi composed the Daodejing, which lays out the main ideas of what later become known as Taoism.
can you write down your teachings before you leave