When we see persons of worth, we should think of equaling them; when we see persons of a contrary character, we should turn inwards and examine ourselves.
Quote by Confucius
Self Examination Quotes
The faults of a superior person are like the sun and moon. They have their...
If you think in terms of a year, plant a seed; if in terms of...
Success depends upon previous preparation, and without such preparation there is sure to be failure.
Virtue is never left to stand alone. He who has it will have neighbors.
Virtuous people often revenge themselves for the constraints to which they submit by the boredom...
The more man meditates upon good thoughts, the better will be his world and the...
The superior man understands what is right; the inferior man understands what will sell.
When you know a thing, to hold that you know it, and when you do...
Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it.
Silence is a friend who will never betray
To go beyond is as wrong as to fall short.
People with virtue must speak out; People who speak are not all virtuous.
Learning without thought is labour lost; thought without learning is perilous.
We should feel sorrow, but not sink under its oppression.
By three methods we may learn wisdom: first, by reflection, which is noblest; second, by...
Silence is a true friend who never betrays.
Every truth has four corners: as a teacher I give you one corner, and it...
Learning without thought is labor lost; and thought without learning is perilous.
Children are more influenced by sermons you act than by sermons you preach.
I must learn to love the fool in me the one who feels too much,...
Thought is an infection. In the case of certain thoughts, it becomes an epidemic.