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
An oppressive government is more to be feared than a tiger.
Never give a sword to a man who can't dance.
And remember, no matter where you go, there you are.
What the superior man seeks is in himself; what the small man seeks is in...
When prosperity comes, do not use all of it.
The superior man makes the difficulty to be overcome his first interest; success only comes...
Death and life have their determined appointments; riches and honors depend upon heaven.
Ignorance is the night of the mind, a night without moon or star
Forget injuries; never forget kindness.
Love is the expression of simplicity in emotion, the unattainable longing that comes so unexpectedly,...
Study the past, if you would divine the future.
The more man meditates upon good thoughts, the better will be his world and the...
When it is obvious that the goals cannot be reached, don't adjust the goals, adjust...
Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it
In a country well governed, poverty is something to be ashamed of. In a country...
Music produces a kind of pleasure which human nature cannot do without
Faced with what is right, to leave it undone shows a lack of courage.
He who wished to secure the good of others, has already secured his own.
He that defers his charity until he is dead is, if a man weighs it...
Be charitable and indulgent to everyone but thyself.