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The Gift of Great Chinese Wisdom


Edited by: Helen Exley

Price: CAD $21.95

Publisher: RED WHEEL/WEISER

Imprint: Conari Press

144 Pages

6.06 X 6.1 X 0.67 ins

ISBN:  9781573247252 -- Paperback

Publication Date: 09/20/2017

This charming book pairs the essence of Chinese philosophy with original watercolors by Angela Kerr. This full-color package is an ideal gift for any occasion, an attractive art object that provides wisdom and inspiration for times when a little spiritual pick-me-up is required. Included are over 100 felicitous selections from Chuang Tzu, Lao Tzu, Li Po, Confucius, and many others.

"The one who knows does not speak. The one who speaks does not know." --Lao Tzu

"When my heart is at peace, the world is at peace." --Zen poem

"If you want happiness for an hour, take a nap. If you want happiness for a year, inherit a fortune. If you want happinessfor a lifetime, help someone." --Chinese proverb


Helen Exley has been creating beautiful, throughrful gift books since 1976. Her books, gifts and statonery are availabel in 70 countries and in 49 different languages. She lives in London.



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