The superior man thinks always of virtue; the common man thinks of comfort
Quote by Confucius
When anger rises, think of the consequences
Those who know the truth are not equal to those who love it
Can there be a love which does not make demands on its object?
It is only the wisest and the stupidest that cannot change.
I have never seen a man as fond of virtue as of women.
To see and listen to the wicked is already the beginning of wickedness.
To know what is right and not to do it is the worst cowardice.
Wheresoever you go, go with all your heart.
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They must often change, who would be constant in happiness or wisdom.
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