The Tao Te Ching is the fundamental text of Taoism, a pantheistic religion which originated in China. It is a naturalistic system of beliefs. The word Tao means 'path' or 'way'.
Jules Henri Poincaré (1854-1912) was a great mathematician, philosopher and physicist. He famously won the King of Sweden's award for resolving the three-body problem, was a proponent of relativity, and laid the groundwork for Chaos theory. He was also involved in the Dreyfus Affair that rocked France at the turn of the Twentieth Century.