Check out this 2006 article from the Pankeygram.
The Tao of Dentistry
Contributed by Dr. Barry F. Polansky, Cherry Hill, NJ
In ancient China, the keeper of the Imperial Library, Lao Tzu, was famous for his wisdom. Perceiving the growing corruption of the government, he left for the countryside. On his way, the guard at the city gates asked Lao Tzu to write out the essence of his understanding to benefit future generations. Lao Tzu wrote the Tao Te Ching and was never heard of again. The “Tao Te Ching” (also called “The Tao”) is one of the most influential books in history. It is the source of famous Chinese sayings such a “Even a 1,000 mile journey starts with a single step.”
In the Tao Te Ching, “tao” is generally used to indicate (more…)