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

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

Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall. Confucius

Only the wisest and stupidest of men never change. 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

It is better to light one small candle than to curse the darkness. Confucius

The man of wisdom is never of two minds; the man of benevolence never worries; the man of courage is never afraid. Confucius

Chose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life. Confucius
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Before you embark on a journey of revenge, dig two graves. Confucius

Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance. Confucius


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