Never contract friendship with a man that is not better than thyself.
Quote by Confucius
Look at the means which a man employs, consider his motives, observe his pleasures. A...
When we see persons of worth, we should think of equaling them; when we see...
Learning without reflection is a waste, reflection without learning is dangerous.
When music and courtesy are better understood and appreciated, there will be no war
To be in one's own heart in kindly sympathy with all things; this is the...
Death and life have their determined appointments; riches and honors depend upon heaven.
To see the right and not to do it is cowardice.
Without feelings of respect, what is there to distinguish men from beasts?
If a man take no thought about what is distant, he will find sorrow near...
Death and life have their determined appointments; riches and honours depend upon heaven.
Hold faithfulness and sincerity as first principles
Anyone who angers you conquers you
There are three methods to gaining wisdom. The first is reflection, which is the highest....
The superior man thinks always of virtue; the common man thinks of comfort.
The faults of a superior person are like the sun and moon. They have their...
In a country well governed, poverty is something to be ashamed of. In a country...
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
The superior man acts before he speaks, and afterwards speaks according to his action.
Life becomes precious and more special to us when we look for the little everyday...
Life is most enjoyed on two occasions: when intoxicated or not giving a fuck. Im...
No man is free who is not master of himself.