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    confucius Quotes

    Only the wisest and stupidest of men never change.
    — Confucius
    tags: men 
     
    Give a bowl of rice to a man and you will feed him for a day. Teach him how to grow his own rice and you will save his life.
    — Confucius
    tags: men 
     
    The hardest thing of all is to find a black cat in a dark room, especially if there is no cat.
    — Confucius
    tags: dark  cat  black 
     
    The way out is through the door. Why is it that no one will use this method?
    — Confucius
    The man of wisdom is never of two minds; the man of benevolence never worries; the man of courage is never afraid.
    — Confucius
    tags: men  wisdom  courage  afraid 
     
    It is not the failure of others to appreciate your abilities that should trouble you, but rather your failure to appreciate theirs.
    — Confucius
    Music produces a kind of pleasure which human nature cannot do without.
    — Confucius
    tags: nature  human  pleasure  music 
     
    I hear and I forget. I see and I remember. I do and I understand.
    — 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
    tags: men  questions  fools 
     
    What the superior man seeks is in himself; what the small man seeks is in others.
    — Confucius
    tags: men 
     
    When you see a good person, think of becoming like her/him. When you see someone not so good, reflect on your own weak points.
    — Confucius
    tags: people 
     
    Attack the evil that is within yourself, rather than attacking the evil that is in others.
    — Confucius
    tags: evil 
     
    You cannot open a book without learning something.
    — Confucius
    tags: learning  book 
     
    Silence is a true friend who never betrays.
    — Confucius
    tags: friends  silence  true 
     
    Respect yourself and others will respect you.
    — Confucius
    tags: respect 
     
    To be wronged is nothing, unless you continue to remember it.
    — Confucius
    Before you embark on a journey of revenge, dig two graves.
    — Confucius
    tags: journey  revenge 
     
    The funniest people are the saddest ones
    — Confucius
    tags: people 
     
    If you make a mistake and do not correct it, this is called a mistake.
    — Confucius
    tags: mistakes 
     
    He who knows all the answers has not been asked all the questions.
    — Confucius
    tags: questions 
     
    It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop.
    — Confucius
    Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it.
    — Confucius
    tags: beauty 
     
    Wheresoever you go, go with all your heart.
    — Confucius
    tags: heart 
     
    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
    Have no friends not equal to yourself.
    — Confucius
    tags: friends 
     
    Without knowing the force of words, it is impossible to know more.
    — Confucius
    It is easy to hate and it is difficult to love. This is how the whole scheme of things works. All good things are difficult to achieve; and bad things are very easy to get.
    — Confucius
    tags: work  hate  bad 
     
    Consideration for others is the basis of a good life, a good society.
    — Confucius
    tags: society 
     
    When a wise man points at the moon the imbecile examines the finger.
    — Confucius
    tags: men  moon  wise 
     
    The beginning of wisdom is to call things by their proper name.
    — Confucius
    tags: wisdom 
     
    Don't complain about the snow on your neighbor's roof when your own doorstep is unclean.
    — Confucius
    Shall I teach you what knowledge? When you know a thing, say that you know it; when you do not know a thing, admit that you do not know it. That is knowledge
    — Confucius
    The superior man thinks always of virtue; the common man thinks of comfort.
    — Confucius
    tags: men  comfort 
     
    To be wealthy and honored in an unjust society is a disgrace.
    — Confucius
    tags: society 
     
    Time flows away like the water in the river.
    — Confucius
    tags: time  water 
     
    Education breeds confidence. Confidence breeds hope. Hope breeds peace.
    — Confucius
    If your plan is for one year plant rice. If your plan is for ten years plant trees. If your plan is for one hundred years educate children.
    — Confucius
    tags: children  child  year 
     
    To see what is right and not do it is the worst cowardice.
    — Confucius
    tags: right 
     
    To know that we know what we know, and that we do not know what we do not know, that is true knowledge.
    — Confucius
    tags: true 
     
    In a country well governed, poverty is something to be ashamed of. In a country badly governed, wealth is something to be ashamed of.
    — Confucius
    tags: poverty  wealth 
     
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    confucius
    Birth    : 551 BC
    Death  : 479 BC
    Occupation  : Philosopher

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