The superior man understands what is right; the inferior man understands what will sell.
In a country well governed, poverty is something to be ashamed of. In a country badly governed, wealth is something to be ashamed of.
Learning without thought is labor lost.
Wherever you go, go with all your heart.
Before you embark on a journey of revenge, dig two graves.
It is only the wisest and the stupidest that cannot change.
Wisdom, compassion, and courage are the three universally recognized moral qualities of men
The way you cut your meat reflects the way you live.
The man of wisdom is never in two minds about right and wrong; the man of benevolence never worries about the future; the man of courage is never afraid.
Do not worry about holding high position; worry rather about playing your proper role
Do not worry about holding high position; worry rather about playing your proper role.
Wheresoever you go, go with all your heart.
Things that are done, it is needless to speak about; things that are past it is needless to blame.
The book salesman should be honored because he brings to our attention, as a rule, the very books we need most and neglect most.
The superior man makes the difficulty to be overcome his first interest; success only comes later.