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.
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Coarse rice to eat, water to drink, my bended arm for a pillow - therein is happiness. Wealth and rank attained through immoral means are nothing but drifting clouds.
In his dealings with the world, the gentleman is not invariably for or against anything. He is on the side of what is moral.
Without knowing the force of words, it is impossible to know more.
He who wishes to secure the good of others, has already secured his own.
If you expect great things of yourself and demand little of others, you'll keep resentment far away.
Don't complain about the snow on your neighbor's roof when your own doorstep is unclean.
The gentleman understands what is moral. The small man understands what is profitable.
By nature, men are nearly alike; by practice, they get to be wide apart.
If you think in terms of a year, plant a seed; if in terms of ten years, plant trees; if in terms of 100 years, teach the people.
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.
When respect is shown according to what is proper, one keeps far from shame and disgrace.