To go beyond is as wrong as to fall short.
Quote by Confucius
An oppressive government is more to be feared than a tiger.
If names are not correct, language will not be in accordance with the truth of...
If language is not correct, then what is said is not what is meant; if...
Learning without thought is labour lost; thought without learning is perilous.
The essence of knowledge is, having it, to apply it; not having it, to confess...
Virtuous people often revenge themselves for the constraints to which they submit by the boredom...
The superior man is modest in his speech, but exceeds in his actions.
When it is obvious that the goals cannot be reached, don't adjust the goals, adjust...
It is more shameful to distrust our friends than to be deceived by them.
Five things constitute perfect virtue: gravity, magnanimity, earnestness, sincerity and kindness
The superior man thinks always of virtue; the common man thinks of comfort.
If a man take no thought about what is distant, he will find sorrow near...
What you do not want done to yourself, do not do to others.
In a country well governed, poverty is something to be ashamed of. In a country...
Forget injuries, never forget kindnesses
It is better to play than do nothing
And remember, no matter where you go, there you are.
Ignorance is the night of the mind, a night without moon or star
Opinion of ghosts, ignorance of second causes, devotion to what men fear, and talking of...
It is impossible to make people understand their ignorance, for it requires knowledge to perceive...