Quotes by Chinese Philosopher Confucius




The man who asks a question is a fool for a minute, the man who does not ask is a fool for life. Confucius

It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop. Confucius
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Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall. Confucius

To know what you know and what you do not know, that is true knowledge. Confucius

He who wishes to secure the good of others has already secured his own. Confucius

The superior man is modest in his speech, but exceeds in his actions. Confucius

A superior man is modest in his speech, but exceeds in his actions. Confucius

The gem cannot be polished without friction, nor man perfected without trials. Confucius

To love a thing means wanting it to live. Confucius
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Do not be concerned that no one recognizes you, seek that which is worthy of recognition. Confucius

Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated. Confucius
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Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it. Confucius

He who conquers himself is the mightiest warrior. Confucius

It is man that makes truth great, not truth that makes man great. Confucius

I want you to be everything that's you, deep at the center of your being. Confucius

I hear and I forget. I see and I remember. I do and I understand. Confucius

Only the wisest and stupidest of men never change. Confucius

By three methods we may learn wisdom: First, by reflection, which is noblest; Second, by imitation, which is easiest; and third by experience, which is the bitterest. Confucius

Silence is the true friend that never betrays. Confucius

Chose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life. Confucius
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