He who exercises government by means of his virtue may be compared to the north polar star, which keeps its place and all the stars turn towards it.
Quote by Confucius
When anger rises, think of the consequences.
It is better to play than do nothing
He who speaks without modesty will find it difficult to make his words good.
The essence of knowledge is, having it, to apply it; not having it, to confess...
Death and life have their determined appointments; riches and honours depend upon heaven.
When music and courtesy are better understood and appreciated, there will be no war
He who requires much from himself and little from others, will keep himself from being...
To know what is right and not to do it is the worst cowardice.
Learning without reflection is a waste, reflection without learning is dangerous.
Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in...
Virtue is not solitary; it is bound to have neighbors
Go before the people with your example, and be laborious in their affairs.
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It is only the wisest and the stupidest that cannot change.
How things look on the outside of us depends on how things are on the...
You cannot open a book without learning something.
There are three methods to gaining wisdom. The first is reflection, which is the highest....
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
From ignorance our comfort flows, the only wretched are the wise
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Ignorance is a virus. Once it starts spreading, it can only be cured by reason....