Confucius Quotes


183 Confucius quotes:



"Make fair agreements and stick to them"
"Those who are firm, enduring, simple and unpretentious are the nearest to virtue"
"There was a man from Sung who pulled at his rice plants because he was worried about their failure to grow"
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"To be wrong is nothing unless you continue to remember it"
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"A man who has committed a mistake and doesn't correct it is committing another mistake."
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"He who has really set his mind on virtue will do no evil."
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"The man of noble mind seeks to achieve the good in others and not their evil. The little-minded man is the reverse of this."
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"He who learns but does not think, is lost! He who thinks but does not learn is in great danger."
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"To love a thing means wanting it to live."
"When nature exceeds culture, we have the rustic. When culture exceeds nature then we the pedant."
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"To see what is right, and not do it, is want of courage, or of principle"
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"To see what is right and not to do it, is want of courage."
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"The man of wisdom has no perplexity; the man of humanity has no worry; the man of courage has no fear."
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"Have no friends not equal to yourself."
"Those who know the truth are not equal to those who love it"
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"The main object of conciliation lies in reaching a solution to a case based upon morals and with a warm heart"
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"I am not concerned that I am not known, I seek to be worthy to be known."
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"It is not possible for one to teach others who cannot teach his own family."
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"Virtue is more to man than either water or fire. I have seen men die from treading on water and fire, but I have never seen a man die from treading the course of virtue."
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"The wheel of fortune turns round incessantly, and who can say to himself, ''I shall today be uppermost.''"
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