Confucius 147 Confucius Quotes Chinese Philosopher

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

An oppressive government is more to be feared than a tiger. view quote

If we don't know life, how can we know death? view quote

What you do not want done to yourself, do not do to others. view quote

Look at the means which a man employs, consider his motives, observe his pleasures. A man simply cannot conceal himself! view quote

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

To be wronged is nothing unless you continue to remember it. view quote

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

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

The superior man does not, even for the space of a single meal, act contrary to virtue. In moments of haste, he cleaves to it. In seasons of danger, he cleaves to it. view quote

They must often change, who would be constant in happiness or wisdom. view quote