If you are planning for a year, sow rice; if you are planning for a decade, plant trees; if you are planning for a lifetime, educate people.
If we do not change our direction, we are likely to end up where we are headed.
Giving your son a skill is better than giving him one thousand pieces of gold.
Kissing is like drinking salted water: you drink and your thirst increases
Habits are cobwebs at first; cables at last.
Gold cannot be pure, and people cannot be perfect.
A book is like a garden carried in the pocket.
The one who understands does not speak; the one who speaks does not understand
Kissing is like drinking salted water. You drink, and your thirst increases.
Learning is like rowing upstream: not to advance is to drop back.
He who praises me on all occasions is a fool who despises me or a knave who wishes to cheat me
Insanity is doing the same thing in the same way and expecting a different outcome.
At the gambling table, there are no fathers and sons.
The more you eat, the less flavor; the less you eat, the more flavor.
When eating bamboo sprouts, remember the man who planted them.