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
The man of wisdom has no perplexity; the man of humanity has no worry; the...
People with virtue must speak out; People who speak are not all virtuous.
Wherever you go, go with all your heart.
Go before the people with your example, and be laborious in their affairs.
Look at the means which a man employs, consider his motives, observe his pleasures. A...
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
To be in one's own heart in kindly sympathy with all things; this is the...
When you are laboring for others let it be with the same zeal as if...
May you be born in an important time
You cannot open a book without learning something.
An oppressive government is more to be feared than a tiger.
Heaven means to be one with God.
When music and courtesy are better understood and appreciated, there will be no war
Every truth has four corners: as a teacher I give you one corner, and it...
Hold faithfulness and sincerity as first principles
Can there be a love which does not make demands on its object?
He who exercises government by means of his virtue may be compared to the north...
Silence is a true friend who never betrays.
Virtue is not left to stand alone. He who practices it will have neighbors.
There are three methods to gaining wisdom. The first is reflection, which is the highest....