If the quickness of the mind and the fluency of the tongue are too punctilious and sharp, moderate them in… (read more)
If what the heart approves conforms to proper patterns, then even if one's desires are many, what harm would they… (read more)
If the gentleman has ability, he is magnanimous, generous, tolerant, and straightforward, through which he opens the way to instruct… (read more)
If the impulse to daring and bravery is too fierce and violent, stay it with guidance and instruction.
Human nature is what Heaven supplies.
Human nature refers to what is in people but which they cannot study or work at achieving.
I once tried standing up on my toes to see far out in the distance, but I found that I… (read more)
I once tried thinking for an entire day, but I found it less valuable than one moment of study.