87 quotes found by Confucius

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The superior man thinks always of virtue; the common man thinks of comfort.
Common  virtue  Thinks  # 86132
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To be wronged is nothing unless you continue to remember it.
remember  Unless  Continue  # 86133
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When you know a thing, to hold that you know it, and when you do not know a thing, to allow that you do not know it - this is knowledge.
knowledge  Hold  Allow  # 86134
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Old age, believe me, is a good and pleasant thing. It is true you are gently shouldered off the stage, but then you are given such a comfortable front stall as spectator.
age  good  true  # 86135
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Learning without thought is labor lost; thought without learning is perilous.
learning  lost  Labor  # 86136
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What you do not want done to yourself, do not do to others.
Others  # 86137
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A gentleman would be ashamed should his deeds not match his words.
words  Gentleman  deeds  # 86138
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To see the right and not to do it is cowardice.
Cowardice  # 86139
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The superior man is distressed by the limitations of his ability; he is not distressed by the fact that men do not recognize the ability that he has.
men  fact  Ability  # 86140
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If we don't know life, how can we know death?
life  death  # 86141
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The cautious seldom err.
leadership  Err  Seldom  # 86142
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He who speaks without modesty will find it difficult to make his words good.
good  words  difficult  # 86143
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If you look into your own heart, and you find nothing wrong there, what is there to worry about? What is there to fear?
fear  heart  wrong  # 86144
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Speak the truth, do not yield to anger; give, if thou art asked for little; by these three steps thou wilt go near the gods.
art  truth  anger  # 86145
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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.
character  Ourselves  Turn  # 86146
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I want you to be everything that's you, deep at the center of your being.
deep  Center  # 86147