Instead of being concerned that you have no office, be concerned to think how you may fit yourself for office. Instead of being concerned that you are not known, see to the (be?) worthy of being known.
Quote by Confucius
Look at the means which a man employs, consider his motives, observe his pleasures. A...
When anger rises, think of the consequences.
Do not impose on others what you yourself do not desire.
The parents age must be remembered, both for joy and anxiety.
To see and listen to the wicked is already the beginning of wickedness.
The man of wisdom has no perplexity; the man of humanity has no worry; the...
Never give a sword to a man who cant dance.
The superior man thinks always of virtue; the common man thinks of comfort
The more man meditates upon good thoughts, the better will be his world and the...
When you meet someone better than yourself, turn your thoughts to becoming his equal. When...
The essence of knowledge is, having it, to apply it; not having it, to confess...
What you do not want done to yourself, do not do to others.
It is more shameful to distrust our friends than to be deceived by them.
Learning without reflection is a waste, reflection without learning is dangerous.
Old age, believe me, is a good and pleasant thing. It is true you are...
What the superior man seeks is in himself; what the small man seeks is in...
It is man that makes truth great, not truth that makes man great
A superior man is modest in his speech, but exceeds in his actions.
Change does not roll in on the wheels of inevitability, but comes through continuous struggle....
Great acts are made up of small deeds.