I hear, I know. I see, I remember. I do, I understand.



Profession: Philosopher
Nationality: Chinese

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If I raise one corner for someone and he cannot come back with the other three, I do not go on.

When respect is shown according to what is proper, one keeps far from shame and disgrace.

Forget injuries, never forget kindnesses.

Knowing it does not compare with loving it; loving it does not compare with delighting in it.

If a man takes no thought about what is distant he will find sorrow near at hand.

Do not impose on others what you yourself do not desire.

A youth is to be regarded with respect. How do we know that his future will not be equal to our present?

When you make a promise consistent with what is right, you can keep your word. When you show respect consistent with good taste, you keep shame and disgrace at a distance. When he in whom you confide is one who does not fail his friends, you may trust him fully.

Settle one difficulty, and you keep a hundred away.

If you did not do so for the sake of riches,You must have done so for the sake of novelty.

There are three methods to gaining wisdom. The first is reflection, which is the highest. The second is limitation, which is the easiest. The third is experience, which is the bitterest.

The noble-minded encourage what is beautiful in people and discourage what is ugly in them. Little people do just the opposite.

Virtue is not left to stand alone. He who practices it will have neighbors.

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.