noun, plural Laos [louz] /laʊz/, (especially collectively) Lao for 1.
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Bestselling author of Flags of Our Fathers shares his favorite reads, from Lao Tzu to Kurt Vonnegut.
According to Lao Tz himself, Those who know do not tell; those who tell do not know.A History of Chinese Literature|Herbert A. Giles
Many of Lao Tz's sayings are mere moral maxims for use in everyday life.
Thus gradually Taoism lost its early simple characteristics associated with the name of Lao Tz.
The well-known Greek injunction, "not to go beyond one's destiny," , might well have fallen from Lao Tz's lips.
His sympathies are with the south; with the philosophy of Lao Tse.The Outline of History: Being a Plain History of Life and Mankind|Herbert George Wells