Eastern Religious Philosopher Quotations

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Eastern Religious Philosopher Quotations Doreen A. Evans PHI/105 March 9, 2011 Janis Cates
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Eastern Religious Philosopher Quotations Buddhism: Siddhartha Gautama - “All human problems are rooted in the fact Siddhartha Gautama was a philosopher during c. 563 – c. 483 B.C.E. whose philosophies became a part of the Buddhism religion (Moore & Bruder, 2008). Buddhism is based on helping to overcome pain and doubt in human survival through peace of the soul. The quote accurately represents Siddhartha Gautama’s philosophy from his doctrine of the Four Noble Truths for answering problems of suffering (Moore & Bruder, 2008). Taoism: Lao Tzu - “The sage desires to have no desire…and returns to what the multitude has missed.” (Moore & Bruder, 2008). Lao Tzu is the founder of Taoism and lived in Taoism philosophy and religion. Lao Tzu believed that the primary principle that ruled all existence was Way. Lao Tzu believed that lives can be bettered by understanding the laws of nature which is represented by the quote. Chang Tzu – “Happiness is the absence of the striving for happiness.” (Think Exist, 2010) Chang Tzu believed that happiness in life and death could only be achieved through the understanding of Tao and dwelling of unity.
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