By three methods we may learn wisdom: first, by reflection, which is noblest; second, by imitation, which is easiest; and third, by experience, which is the most bitter.
Quote by Confucius
If a man take no thought about what is distant, he will find sorrow near...
The more man meditates upon good thoughts, the better will be his world and the...
Wisdom, compassion, and courage are the three universally recognized moral qualities of men.
To be able to practice five things everywhere under heaven constitutes perfect virtue. They are...
In a country well governed, poverty is something to be ashamed of. In a country...
Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated.
When you are laboring for others let it be with the same zeal as if...
Learning without thought is labor lost; thought without learning is perilous.
It is better to live in peace than in bitterness and strife.
And remember, no matter where you go, there you are.
Five things constitute perfect virtue: gravity, magnanimity, earnestness, sincerity and kindness
He who requires much from himself and little from others, will keep himself from being...
It is difficult to inspire others to accomplish what you haven't been willing to try
When anger rises, think of the consequences.
He who exercises government by means of his virtue may be compared to the north...
If language is not correct, then what is said is not what is meant; if...
Learning without reflection is a waste, reflection without learning is dangerous.
Ignorance is the night of the mind, a night without moon or star
Ignorance more frequently begets confidence than does knowledge: it is those who know little, and...
Spontaneity is only a term for man's ignorance of the gods