The superior man thinks always of virtue; the common man thinks of comfort.
Quote by Confucius
Virtuous people often revenge themselves for the constraints to which they submit by the boredom...
They must often change, who would be constant in happiness or wisdom.
Forget injuries, never forget kindnesses
To know what is right and not to do it is the worst cowardice.
When it is obvious that the goals cannot be reached, don't adjust the goals, adjust...
Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
Heaven means to be one with God.
The superior man is modest in his speech, but exceeds in his actions.
To be able to practice five things everywhere under heaven constitutes perfect virtue. They are...
When we see persons of worth, we should think of equaling them; when we see...
With coarse rice to eat, with water to drink, and my bent arm for a...
Wisdom, compassion, and courage are the three universally recognized moral qualities of men.
To see the right and not to do it is cowardice.
It is better to live in peace than in bitterness and strife.
Five things constitute perfect virtue: gravity, magnanimity, earnestness, sincerity and kindness
Better a diamond with a flaw than a pebble without.
Wealth and rank are what people desire, but unless they are obtained in the right...
Love is the irresistible desire to be irresistibly desired.
All human activity is prompted by desire