Confucius Biography

Confucius ( 551 BC – 479 NC ) is popular as Master Kong to the Chinese. He is the most popular Chinese philosopher who becomes the legend. He spent most of his time teaching the value of living, moral behaviour, attitude, planning and sincerity. He believes good behave were the only way for human to have a good and peaceful life. In his opinion, the real happiness comes from well-planned actions and generosity to the fellow human. His philosophy has great influence even after decades.

 

Confucius’s Short Bio:

Name              : Confucius

Birth Date         : c. 551 BCE

Place of Birth   : Qufu, China

Death Date      : 479 BCE

Place of Death: Qufu, China

Occupation     : Philosopher

 

Confucius Quotes:

“I hear and I forget. I see and I remember. I do and I understand.”

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“Wherever you go, go with all your heart.”

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“Real knowledge is to know the extent of one’s ignorance.”

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“If I am walking with two other men, each of them will serve as my teacher. I will pick out the good points of the one and imitate them, and the bad points of the other and correct them in myself.“

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“Never give a sword to a man who can’t dance.”

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“I want you to be everything that’s you, deep at the center of your being. ”

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“Never contract friendship with a man that is not better than thyself. ”

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“If you look into your own heart, and you find nothing wrong there, what is there to worry about? What is there to fear? ”

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“Ability will never catch up with the demand for it. ”

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“The superior man acts before he speaks, and afterwards speaks according to his action. ”

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

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“Before you embark on a journey of revenge, dig two graves. ”

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“Go before the people with your example, and be laborious in their affairs. ”

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“The will to win, the desire to succeed, the urge to reach your full potential… these are the keys that will unlock the door to personal excellence. ”

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“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. ”

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“Wisdom, compassion, and courage are the three universally recognized moral qualities of men. ”

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“Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated. ”

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“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. ”

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“Learning without thought is labor lost; thought without learning is perilous. ”

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“He who speaks without modesty will find it difficult to make his words good. ”

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 “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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“Be not ashamed of mistakes and thus make them crimes. ”

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