If I am walking with two other men, each of them will serve as my teacher. I will pick out the good points of the one and imitate them, and the bad points of the other and correct them in…
Quote by Confucius
To practice five things under all circumstances constitutes perfect virtue; these five are gravity, generosity...
Virtuous people often revenge themselves for the constraints to which they submit by the boredom...
Death and life have their determined appointments; riches and honors depend upon heaven.
Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it.
The superior man acts before he speaks, and afterwards speaks according to his action.
Those who know the truth are not equal to those who love it
Make fair agreements and stick to them
The more man meditates upon good thoughts, the better will be his world and the...
Hold faithfulness and sincerity as first principles
When you know a thing, to hold that you know it, and when you do...
We should feel sorrow, but not sink under its oppression.
When anger rises, think of the consequences.
Only the wisest and stupidest of men never change.
It is more shameful to distrust our friends than to be deceived by them.
May you be born in an important time
To be in ones own heart in kindly sympathy with all things; this is the...
It is better to live in peace than in bitterness and strife.
When we see persons of worth, we should think of equaling them; when we see...
It belongs to every large nature, when it is not under the immediate power of...
What the superior man seeks is in himself; what the small man seeks is in...