To see and listen to the wicked is already the beginning of wickedness.
Quote by Confucius
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The superior man thinks always of virtue; the common man thinks of comfort.
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Learning without reflection is a waste, reflection without learning is dangerous.
They must often change, who would be constant in happiness or wisdom.
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Virtue is never left to stand alone. He who has it will have neighbors.
It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop.
The superior man acts before he speaks, and afterwards speaks according to his action.
Consideration for others is the basic of a good life, a good society.
It is better to live in peace than in bitterness and strife.
Anyone who angers you conquers you
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When anger rises, think of the consequences.
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