Death and life have their determined appointments; riches and honours depend upon heaven.
Quote by Confucius
The cautious seldom err.
Faced with what is right, to leave it undone shows a lack of courage.
What the superior man seeks is in himself; what the small man seeks is in...
If language is not correct, then what is said is not what is meant; if...
When we see persons of worth, we should think of equaling them; when we see...
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
Success depends upon previous preparation, and without such preparation there is sure to be failure.
When you are laboring for others let it be with the same zeal as if...
To be wrong is nothing unless you continue to remember it
When anger rises, think of the consequences
People with virtue must speak out; People who speak are not all virtuous.
It is not possible for one to teach others who cannot teach his own family.
To be able to practice five things everywhere under heaven constitutes perfect virtue. They are...
Virtuous people often revenge themselves for the constraints to which they submit by the boredom...
Anyone who angers you conquers you
Wherever you go, go with all your heart.
When prosperity comes, do not use all of it.
By three methods we may learn wisdom: first, by reflection, which is noblest; second, by...
Wisdom is the power to put our time and our knowledge to the proper use.
When you have got an elephant by the hind legs and he is trying to...
Enjoy when you can, and endure when you must.