Old age, believe me, is a good and pleasant thing. It is true you are gently shouldered off the stage, but then you are given such a comfortable front stall as spectator.
Quote by Confucius
When you meet someone better than yourself, turn your thoughts to becoming his equal. When...
Silence is a friend who will never betray
I will not be concerned at other men's not knowing me;I will be concerned at...
The superior man thinks always of virtue; the common man thinks of comfort.
Can there be a love which does not make demands on its object?
Consideration for others is the basic of a good life, a good society.
People with virtue must speak out; People who speak are not all virtuous.
Every truth has four corners: as a teacher I give you one corner, and it...
They must often change, who would be constant in happiness or wisdom.
If a man take no thought about what is distant, he will find sorrow near...
It is not possible for one to teach others who cannot teach his own family.
The faults of a superior person are like the sun and moon. They have their...
Music produces a kind of pleasure which human nature cannot do without
We should feel sorrow, but not sink under its oppression.
When it is obvious that the goals cannot be reached, don't adjust the goals, adjust...
I have yet to meet a man as fond of high moral conduct as he...
It is only the wisest and the stupidest that cannot change.
The expectations of life depend upon diligence; the mechanic that would perfect his work must...
Don't lower your expectations to meet your performance. Raise your level of performance to meet...
When we put down ideas of what life should be like, we are free to...
Most of the time in married life is taken up by talk.