Confucius

Confucius

Confucius.
"The strength of a nation derives from the integrity of the home."
--Confucius

"An oppressive government is more to be feared than a tiger."
--Confucius

"Better a diamond with a flaw than a pebble without."
--Confucius

"Do not impose on others what you yourself do not desire."
--Confucius

"Faced with what is right, to leave it undone shows a lack of courage."
--Confucius

"The expectations of life depend upon diligence; the mechanic that would perfect his work must first sharpen his tools."
--Confucius

"The superior man thinks always of virtue; the common man thinks of comfort."
--Confucius

"The will to win, the desire to succeed, the urge to reach your full potential… these are the keys that will unlock the door to personal excellence."
--Confucius

"It is easy to hate and it is difficult to love. This is how the whole scheme of things works. All good things are difficult to achieve; and bad things are very easy to get."
--Confucius

"Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall."
--Confucius

"To practice five things under all circumstances constitutes perfect virtue; these five are gravity, generosity of soul, sincerity, earnestness, and kindness."
--Confucius

"We should feel sorrow, but not sink under its oppression."
--Confucius

"When it is obvious that the goals cannot be reached, don’t adjust the goals, adjust the action steps."
--Confucius

"Wisdom, compassion, and courage are the three universally recognized moral qualities of men."
--Confucius

"A superior man is modest in his speech, but exceeds in his actions."
--Confucius