The Tao Te Ching is a classic body of work written by Chinese philosopher, Lao Tzu in the 6th century B.C. The Tao holds words of wisdom & spiritual enlightenment within it's 81 verses. It guides the student & teacher alike with a moral structure known as, The Great Integrity.
Verse 7 Modesty
The Great Integrity, having had no birth, expresses its immortality without pronouncements.
The wise are heard through their silence, always self-full through selflessness.
"The Tao Te Ching, A New Translation" By: Ralph Alan Dale ISBN: 0-7607-4998-1