If you shoot for the stars and hit the moon, it's OK. But you've got to shoot for something. A lot of people don't even shoot.
When you have faults, do not fear to abandon them
The object of the superior man is truth.
The mirror reflects all objects without being sullied
To be in one's own heart in kindly sympathy with all things; this is the nature of righteousness
If a man take no thought about what is distant, he will find sorrow near at hand.
Without an acquaintance with the rules of propriety, it is impossible for the character to be established
When you have faults, do not fear to abandon them.
No matter how busy you may think you are, you must find time for reading, or surrender yourself to self-chosen ignorance.
If you love what you do, you will never work another day in your life.
When anger rises, think of the consequences.
A superior man is modest in his speech, but exceeds in his actions.
Straightforwardness, without the rules of propriety, becomes rudeness
Plan ahead or find trouble on the doorstep.
The man who in view of gain thinks of righteousness who in the view of danger is prepared to give up his life and who does not forget an old agreement however far back it extends - such a man may be reckoned a complete man.