Employ your time in improving yourself by other men’s writings, so that you shall gain easily what others have labored hard for.
He whom loves touches not walks in darkness.
Betray a friend, and you’ll often find you have ruined yourself.
Your five treasures are Courtesy, generosity, honesty, persistence, and kindness.
If you are courteous, you will not be disrespected;
if you are generous, you will gain everything.
If you are honest, people will rely on you.
If you are persistent you will get results.
If you are kind, you can employ people.
Only the dead have seen the end of war.
A A good deed is like peeing in your pants. Everyone knows you did it, but only you can feel it’s warmth. is like peeing in your pants. Everyone knows you did it, but only you can feel it’s warmth.
Doubt everything. Find your own light.
Love and dignity cannot share the same abode.
All states in the world, large or small, are cities of Heaven, and all people, young or old, honorable or humble, are its subjects.
The society that separates its scholars from its warriors will have its thinking done by cowards and its fighting by fools.
Accept the things to which fate binds you, and love the people with whom fate brings you together,but do so with all your heart.
Be good, be kind, be humane, and charitable; love your fellows; console the afflicted; pardon those who have done you wrong.