Confucius Quotes

Authors: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Categories: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
the-will-to-win-the-desire-to-succeed-the-urge-to-reach-your-full-potential-these-are-the-keys-that-will-unlock-the-door-to-personal-excellence
life-is-really-simple-but-we-insist-on-making-it-complicated
wherever-you-go-go-with-all-your-heart
everything-has-beauty-but-not-everyone-sees-it
when-anger-rises-think-of-the-consequences
only-the-wisest-and-stupidest-of-men-never-change
wisdom-compassion-and-courage-are-the-three-universally-recognized-moral-qualities-of-men
study-the-past-if-you-would-divine-the-future
the-more-man-meditates-upon-good-thoughts-the-better-will-be-his-world-and-the-world-at-large
our-greatest-glory-is-not-in-never-falling-but-in-rising-every-time-we-fall
the-strength-of-a-nation-derives-from-the-integrity-of-the-home
real-knowledge-is-to-know-the-extent-of-ones-ignorance
to-know-what-you-know-and-what-you-do-not-know-that-is-true-knowledge
you-cannot-open-a-book-without-learning-something
without-feelings-of-respect-what-is-there-to-distinguish-men-from-beasts
the-object-of-the-superior-man-is-truth
when-it-is-obvious-that-the-goals-cannot-be-reached-dont-adjust-the-goals-adjust-the-action-steps
ability-will-never-catch-up-with-the-demand-for-it
a-superior-man-is-modest-in-his-speech-but-exceeds-in-his-actions
the-superior-man-acts-before-he-speaks-and-afterwards-speaks-according-to-his-action
be-loyal-and-trustworthy-do-not-befriend-anyone-who-is-lower-than-yourself-in-this-regard-when-making-a-mistake-do-not-be-afraid-to-correct-it
the-parents-age-must-be-remembered-both-for-joy-and-anxiety
make-fair-agreements-and-stick-to-them
anyone-who-angers-you-conquers-you
i-have-yet-to-meet-a-man-as-fond-of-high-moral-conduct-as-he-is-of-outward-appearances
how-things-look-on-the-outside-of-us-depends-on-how-things-are-on-the-inside-of-us
to-love-a-thing-means-wanting-it-to-live
have-no-friends-not-equal-to-yourself
can-there-be-a-love-which-does-not-make-demands-on-its-object
i-do-not-want-a-friend-who-smiles-when-i-smile-who-weeps-when-i-weep-for-my-shadow-in-the-pool-can-do-better-than-that
love-is-the-expression-of-simplicity-in-emotion-the-unattainable-longing-that-comes-so-unexpectedly-with-great-subtlety-and-bliss
everything-has-its-beauty-but-not-everyone-sees-it
the-essence-of-knowledge-is-having-it-to-apply-it-not-having-it-to-confess-your-ignorance
ignorance-is-the-night-of-the-mind-a-night-without-moon-or-star
and-remember-no-matter-where-you-go-there-you-are
a-man-who-has-committed-a-mistake-and-doesnt-correct-it-he-is-committing-another-mistake
wheresoever-you-go-go-with-all-your-heart
learning-without-thought-is-labor-lost-and-thought-without-learning-is-perilous
when-prosperity-comes-do-not-use-all-of-it
never-hesitate-to-ask-a-lesser-person
the-man-who-moves-a-mountain-begins-by-carrying-away-small-stones
learning-without-reflection-is-a-waste-reflection-without-learning-is-dangerous
a-youth-is-to-be-regarded-with-respect-how-do-you-know-that-his-future-will-not-be-equal-to-our-present
may-you-be-born-in-an-important-time
those-who-know-the-truth-are-not-equal-to-those-who-love-it
every-truth-has-four-corners-as-a-teacher-i-give-you-one-corner-and-it-is-for-you-to-find-the-other-three
it-is-man-that-makes-truth-great-not-truth-that-makes-man-great
five-things-constitute-perfect-virtue-gravity-magnanimity-earnestness-sincerity-and-kindness
the-superior-man-thinks-always-of-virtue-the-common-man-thinks-of-comfort
it-is-better-to-live-in-peace-than-in-bitterness-and-strife
reviewing-what-you-have-learned-and-learning-anew-you-are-fit-to-be-a-teacher
it-is-not-possible-for-one-to-teach-others-who-cannot-teach-his-own-family
silence-is-a-friend-who-will-never-betray
in-a-country-well-governed-poverty-is-something-to-be-ashamed-of-in-a-country-badly-governed-wealth-is-something-to-be-ashamed-of
to-see-the-right-and-not-to-do-it-is-cowardice
what-the-superior-man-seeks-is-in-himself-what-the-small-man-seeks-is-in-others
he-who-conquers-himself-is-the-mightiest-warrior
virtue-is-never-left-to-stand-alone-he-who-has-it-will-have-neighbors
death-and-life-have-their-determined-appointments-riches-and-honours-depend-upon-heaven
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
hold-faithfulness-and-sincerity-as-first-principles
learning-without-thought-is-labour-lost-thought-without-learning-is-perilous
dont-complain-about-the-snow-on-your-neighbors-roof-when-your-own-doorstep-is-unclean
it-is-only-the-wisest-and-the-stupidest-that-cannot-change
silence-is-the-true-friend-that-never-betrays
he-who-wished-to-secure-the-good-of-others-has-already-secured-his-own
to-be-in-ones-own-heart-in-kindly-sympathy-with-all-things-this-is-the-nature-of-righteousness
i-have-never-seen-a-man-as-fond-of-virtue-as-of-women
if-a-man-take-no-thought-about-what-is-distant-he-will-find-sorrow-near-at-hand
he-who-requires-much-from-himself-and-little-from-others-will-keep-himself-from-being-the-object-of-resentment
when-music-and-courtesy-are-better-understood-and-appreciated-there-will-be-no-war
it-is-better-to-play-than-do-nothing
music-produces-a-kind-of-pleasure-which-human-nature-cannot-do-without
reward-will-follow-every-good-deed-only-by-doing-good-deeds-can-a-man-know-the-true-joy-of-living-and-have-a-long-life
wealth-and-rank-are-what-people-desire-but-unless-they-are-obtained-in-the-right-way-they-may-not-be-possessed
the-main-object-of-conciliation-lies-in-reaching-a-solution-to-a-case-based-upon-morals-and-with-a-warm-heart
virtue-is-not-solitary-it-is-bound-to-have-neighbors
people-with-virtue-must-speak-out-people-who-speak-are-not-all-virtuous
the-man-of-wisdom-has-no-perplexity-the-man-of-humanity-has-no-worry-the-man-of-courage-has-no-fear
when-you-are-laboring-for-others-let-it-be-with-the-same-zeal-as-if-it-were-for-yourself
to-know-what-is-right-not-do-it-is-worst-cowardice
ignorance-is-night-mind-but-night-without-moon-star
the-superior-man-loves-his-soul-inferior-man-loves-his-property-confucius
the-superior-man-even-when-he-is-not-moving-has-feeling-reverence-while-he-speaks-not-he-has-feeling-truthfulness-confucius
the-virtuous-will-be-sure-to-speak-uprightly-but-those-whose-speech-is-upright-may-not-be-virtuous-confucius
does-heaven-ever-speak-the-four-seasons-come-go-all-creatures-thrive-grow-does-heaven-ever-speak-confucius
a-gentleman-wishes-to-be-slow-to-speak-quick-to-act-confucius
let-our-reason-not-our-senses-be-rule-our-conduct-for-reason-will-teach-us-to-think-wisely-to-speak-prudently-to-behave-worthily-confucius
the-man-upright-life-is-obeyed-before-he-speaks-confucius
excessive-population-growth-may-reduce-output-per-worker-repress-levels-living-for-masses-engender-strife-confucius
he-who-kisses-girl-on-hillside-is-not-level-confucius
the-people-may-be-made-to-follow-path-action-but-they-may-not-be-made-to-understand-it-confucius
dont-be-concerned-that-you-have-no-position-be-concerned-how-you-may-fit-yourself-to-occupy-one-confucius