Death and life have their determined appointments; riches and honors depend upon heaven.
Quote by Confucius
Learning without thought is labour lost; thought without learning is perilous.
He who requires much from himself and little from others, will keep himself from being...
To practice five things under all circumstances constitutes perfect virtue; these five are gravity, generosity...
There are three methods to gaining wisdom. The first is reflection, which is the highest....
An oppressive government is more to be feared than a tiger.
A superior man is modest in his speech, but exceeds in his actions.
To love a thing means wanting it to live.
To be in one's own heart in kindly sympathy with all things; this is the...
Love is the expression of simplicity in emotion, the unattainable longing that comes so unexpectedly,...
Virtue is not left to stand alone. He who practices it will have neighbors.
Never contract friendship with a man that is not better than thyself.
The superior man understands what is right; the inferior man understands what will sell.
Learning without thought is labor lost; thought without learning is perilous.
To know what is right and not to do it is the worst cowardice.
The essence of knowledge is, having it, to apply it; not having it, to confess...
The man of wisdom has no perplexity; the man of humanity has no worry; the...
The will to win, the desire to succeed, the urge to reach your full potential......
He who conquers himself is the mightiest warrior.
Prudent, cautious self-control, is wisdom's root.
Such power there is in clear-eyed self-restraint.