The book salesman should be honored because he brings to our attention, as a rule, the very books we need most and neglect most.
Quote by Confucius
They must often change, who would be constant in happiness or wisdom.
Only the wisest and stupidest of men never change.
People with virtue must speak out; People who speak are not all virtuous.
Wisdom, compassion, and courage are the three universally recognized moral qualities of men.
Make fair agreements and stick to them
To be wrong is nothing unless you continue to remember it
There are three methods to gaining wisdom. The first is reflection, which is the highest....
Five things constitute perfect virtue: gravity, magnanimity, earnestness, sincerity and kindness
It is not possible for one to teach others who cannot teach his own family.
The essence of knowledge is, having it, to apply it; not having it, to confess...
When we see persons of worth, we should think of equaling them; when we see...
Real knowledge is to know the extent of ones ignorance.
The superior man makes the difficulty to be overcome his first interest; success only comes...
Speak the truth, do not yield to anger; give, if thou art asked for little;...
Virtuous people often revenge themselves for the constraints to which they submit by the boredom...
Learning without thought is labor lost; and thought without learning is perilous.
And remember, no matter where you go, there you are.
What you do not want done to yourself, do not do to others.
To practice five things under all circumstances constitutes perfect virtue; these five are gravity, generosity...
I will not be concerned at other men's not knowing me;I will be concerned at...