Wealth and rank are what people desire, but unless they are obtained in the right way they may not be possessed.
Quote by Confucius
To see and listen to the wicked is already the beginning of wickedness.
I hear, I know. I see, I remember. I do, I understand.
The faults of a superior person are like the sun and moon. They have their...
The expectations of life depend upon diligence; the mechanic that would perfect his work must...
Love is the expression of simplicity in emotion, the unattainable longing that comes so unexpectedly,...
Wheresoever you go, go with all your heart.
Death and life have their determined appointments; riches and honours depend upon heaven.
What the superior man seeks is in himself; what the small man seeks is in...
Can there be a love which does not make demands on its object?
Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it
Only the wisest and stupidest of men never change.
He who learns but does not think, is lost! He who thinks but does not...
It is better to live in peace than in bitterness and strife.
The cautious seldom err.
Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it.
Faced with what is right, to leave it undone shows a lack of courage.
Real knowledge is to know the extent of ones ignorance.
Better a diamond with a flaw than a pebble without.
Where ambition can cover its enterprises, even to the person himself, under the appearance of...
The world more often rewards the appearance of merit than merit itself