Tweet Conquering others takes force, conquering yourself is true strength. Quote by Lao Tzu. You May Also Like...The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing.One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.There are two things a person should never be angry at, what they can help, and what they cannot.That which does not kill us makes us stronger.If you tell the truth, you don't have to remember anything.For a man to conquer himself is the first and noblest of all victories.When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be.We may have all come on different ships, but we’re in the same boat now.