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
Speak the truth, do not yield to anger; give, if thou art asked for little;...
It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop.
Go before the people with your example, and be laborious in their affairs.
When you know a thing, to hold that you know it, and when you do...
I want you to be everything that's you, deep at the center of your being.
By three methods we may learn wisdom: first, by reflection, which is noblest; second, by...
Never contract friendship with a man that is not better than thyself.
To love a thing means wanting it to live
The firm, the enduring, the simple, and the modest are near to virtue.
He who wished to secure the good of others, has already secured his own.
With coarse rice to eat, with water to drink, and my bent arm for a...
To love a thing means wanting it to live.
He who exercises government by means of his virtue may be compared to the north...
I will not be concerned at other men's not knowing me;I will be concerned at...
Instead of being concerned that you have no office, be concerned to think how you...
Learning without thought is labor lost; and thought without learning is perilous.
To be wrong is nothing unless you continue to remember it
Never give a sword to a man who cant dance.
The cautious seldom err.
Study the past, if you would divine the future.