What the superior man seeks is in himself; what the small man seeks is in others.
Quote by Confucius
Self Examination Quotes
To be in ones own heart in kindly sympathy with all things; this is the...
Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated.
Success depends upon previous preparation, and without such preparation there is sure to be failure.
Learning without reflection is a waste, reflection without learning is dangerous.
They must often change, who would be constant in happiness or wisdom.
If a man take no thought about what is distant, he will find sorrow near...
With coarse rice to eat, with water to drink, and my bent arm for a...
When prosperity comes, do not use all of it.
Hold faithfulness and sincerity as first principles
The main object of conciliation lies in reaching a solution to a case based upon...
I do not want a friend Who smiles when I smile Who weeps when I...
Study the past, if you would divine the future.
Never contract friendship with a man that is not better than thyself.
Learning without thought is labor lost; and thought without learning is perilous.
Without feelings of respect, what is there to distinguish men from beasts?
Silence is the true friend that never betrays.
Never give a sword to a man who can't dance.
The cautious seldom err.
We should feel sorrow, but not sink under its oppression.
To practice five things under all circumstances constitutes perfect virtue; these five are gravity, generosity...