Speak the truth, do not yield to anger; give, if thou art asked for little; by these three steps thou wilt go near the gods.
Quote by Confucius
They must often change, who would be constant in happiness or wisdom.
The superior man thinks always of virtue; the common man thinks of comfort
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To love a thing means wanting it to live
Learning without thought is labour lost; thought without learning is perilous.
When you have faults, do not fear to abandon them
Can there be a love which does not make demands on its object?
Faced with what is right, to leave it undone shows a lack of courage.
To see and listen to the wicked is already the beginning of wickedness.
When you are laboring for others let it be with the same zeal as if...
He who requires much from himself and little from others, will keep himself from being...
He who wished to secure the good of others, has already secured his own.
I do not want a friend Who smiles when I smile Who weeps when I...
Better a diamond with a flaw than a pebble without.
Study the past, if you would divine the future.
Never hesitate to ask a lesser person.
Wherever you go, go with all your heart.
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My experience has taught me that a man who has no vices has damned few...
I consciously choose the dog's path through life. I shall be poor; I shall be...