“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

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“It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop. ”

~ Confucius

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“Success depends upon previous preparation, and without such preparation there is sure to be failure. ”

~ Confucius

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“Silence is a true friend who never betrays. ”

~ Confucius

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 “Only the wisest and stupidest of men never change. ”

~ Confucius

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“Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it. ”

~ Confucius

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“To be wronged is nothing unless you continue to remember it. ”

~ Confucius

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“Speak the truth, do not yield to anger; give, if thou art asked for little; by these three steps thou wilt go near the Gods. ”

~ Confucius

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“To see the right and not to do it is cowardice. ”

~ Confucius

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“I will not be concerned at other men’s not knowing me; I will be concerned at my own want of ability. ”

~ Confucius

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“The firm, the enduring, the simple, and the modest are near to virtue. ”

~ Confucius

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“To see what is right and not to do it is want of courage, or of principle. ”

~ Confucius

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“They must often change, who would be constant in happiness or wisdom. ”

~ Confucius

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“Virtuous people often revenge themselves for the constraints to which they submit by the boredom which they inspire. ”

~ Confucius

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“We should feel sorrow, but not sink under its oppression. ”

 

~ Confucius

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“When you are laboring for others let it be with the same zeal as if it were for yourself. ”

~ Confucius

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“Humility is the solid foundation of all virtues. ”

~ Confucius

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“An oppressive government is more to be feared than a tiger. ”

~ Confucius

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“The more man meditates upon good thoughts, the better will be his world and the world at large. ”

~ Confucius

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“Study the past, if you would divine the future. ”

~ Confucius

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

~ Confucius

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“You cannot open a book without learning something. ”

~ Confucius

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“Better a diamond with a flaw than a pebble without.”

~ Confucius

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“What you do not want done to yourself, do not do to others. ”

~ Confucius

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“The strength of a nation derives from the integrity of the home. ”

~ Confucius

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“The superior man makes the difficulty to be overcome his first interest; success only comes later. ”

~ Confucius

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