The expectations of life depend upon diligence; the mechanic that would perfect his work must first sharpen his tools.
Quote by Confucius
An oppressive government is more to be feared than a tiger.
The object of the superior man is truth.
Only the wisest and stupidest of men never change.
To see and listen to the wicked is already the beginning of wickedness.
Learning without thought is labour lost; thought without learning is perilous.
Wealth and rank are what people desire, but unless they are obtained in the right...
Do not impose on others what you yourself do not desire.
Learning without thought is labor lost; and thought without learning is perilous.
When you meet someone better than yourself, turn your thoughts to becoming his equal. When...
A superior man is modest in his speech, but exceeds in his actions.
If language is not correct, then what is said is not what is meant; if...
Love is the expression of simplicity in emotion, the unattainable longing that comes so unexpectedly,...
Study the past if you would divine the future
If a man take no thought about what is distant, he will find sorrow near...
To practice five things under all circumstances constitutes perfect virtue; these five are gravity, generosity...
In a country well governed, poverty is something to be ashamed of. In a country...
The superior man is modest in his speech, but exceeds in his actions.
To know what is right and not to do it is the worst cowardice.
We should feel sorrow, but not sink under its oppression.
It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop.