With coarse rice to eat, with water to drink, and my bent arm for a pillow -- I have still joy in the midst of all these things.
Quote by Confucius
Learning without thought is labor lost; and thought without learning is perilous.
When you have faults, do not fear to abandon them
Old age, believe me, is a good and pleasant thing. It is true you are...
Silence is a true friend who never betrays.
Wealth and rank are what people desire, but unless they are obtained in the right...
To love a thing means wanting it to live
Virtue is never left to stand alone. He who has it will have neighbors.
When prosperity comes, do not use all of it.
He who conquers himself is the mightiest warrior.
Wheresoever you go, go with all your heart.
It is not possible for one to teach others who cannot teach his own family.
When it is obvious that the goals cannot be reached, don't adjust the goals, adjust...
When we see persons of worth, we should think of equaling them; when we see...
A superior man is modest in his speech, but exceeds in his actions.
In a country well governed, poverty is something to be ashamed of. In a country...
The parents age must be remembered, both for joy and anxiety.
What the superior man seeks is in himself; what the small man seeks is in...
Virtuous people often revenge themselves for the constraints to which they submit by the boredom...
The faults of a superior person are like the sun and moon. They have their...
It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop.