The way of the superior person is threefold; virtuous, they are free from anxieties; wise they are free from perplexities; and bold they are free from fear.
To put the world in order, we must first put the nation in order; to put the nation in order, we must put the family in order; to put the family in order, we must cultivate our personal life; and to cultivate our personal life, we must first set our hearts right.
Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life.
He who learns but does not think, is lost! He who thinks but does not learn is in great danger.
Without knowing the force of words, it is impossible to know men.
It is better to live in peace than in bitterness and strife
The expectations of life depend upon diligence; the mechanic that would perfect his work must first sharpen his tools.
To go too far is as bad as to fall short.
What the superior person seeks is in themselves. What the mean person seeks is in others.