The essence of knowledge is, having it, to apply it; not having it, to confess your ignorance.
Quote by Confucius
Hold faithfulness and sincerity as first principles
When we see persons of worth, we should think of equaling them; when we see...
When you meet someone better than yourself, turn your thoughts to becoming his equal. When...
Learning without reflection is a waste, reflection without learning is dangerous.
If a man take no thought about what is distant, he will find sorrow near...
Success depends upon previous preparation, and without such preparation there is sure to be failure.
Learning without thought is labor lost; and thought without learning is perilous.
To see and listen to the wicked is already the beginning of wickedness.
If language is not correct, then what is said is not what is meant; if...
Can there be a love which does not make demands on its object?
Only the wisest and stupidest of men never change.
Consideration for others is the basic of a good life, a good society.
The more man meditates upon good thoughts, the better will be his world and the...
Wheresoever you go, go with all your heart.
He who requires much from himself and little from others, will keep himself from being...
You cannot open a book without learning something.
The superior man is modest in his speech, but exceeds in his actions.
To go beyond is as wrong as to fall short.
In a country well governed, poverty is something to be ashamed of. In a country...
Virtuous people often revenge themselves for the constraints to which they submit by the boredom...