He who kisses girl on hillside is not level
He, who wishes to secure the good of others, has already secured his own
When you meet someone better than yourself, turn your thoughts to becoming his equal. When you meet someone not as good as you are, look within and examine your own self.
He who wished to secure the good of others, has already secured his own.
Act with kindness, but do not expect gratitude
You cannot prevent the birds of sadness from passing over your head, but you can prevent them from making nests in your hair.
Wheresoever you go, go with all your heart
The main object of conciliation lies in reaching a solution to a case based upon morals and with a warm heart
Seek not every quality in one individual
Recompense injury with justice, and recompense kindness with kindness
Recompense injury with justice, and recompense kindness with kindness.
A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.
Never use a cannon to kill a fly.
If you know, to recognize that you know, If you don't know, to realize that you don't know That is knowledge.
Acquire new knowledge whilst thinking over the old, and you may become a teacher of others.
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
The man of upright life is obeyed before he speaks
The superior man is firm in the right way, and not merely firm.
What the superior person seeks is in themselves. What the mean person seeks is in others.
Boldness, without the rules of propriety, becomes insubordination.
Before you embark on a journey of revenge, dig two graves.
To be with God.
We take greater pains to persuade others we are happy than in trying to think so ourselves.
I do not want a friend Who smiles when I smile Who weeps when I weep For my shadow in the pool Can do better than that.
Have no friends not equal to yourself.