He who hurries can not walk with dignity.
To attract good fortune, spend a new coin on an old friend, share an old pleasure with a new friend, and lift up the heart of a true friend by writing his name on the wings of a dragon.
After three days without reading, talk becomes flavorless.
If you are rich, you speak the truth if you are poor, your words are but lies.
If you see in your wine the reflection of a person not in your range of vision, don't drink it.
Learning is a treasure that will follow its owner everywhere.
If you are planning for a year, sow rice if you are planning for a decade, plant trees if you are planning for a lifetime, educate people.
Practice no vice because it's trivial... Neglect no virtue because it's so.
He who asks a question is a fool for five minutes; he who does not ask a question remains a fool forever.
A single conversation with a wise man is better than ten years of study.
The man who strikes first admits that his ideas have given out.
If there is light in the soul, There will be beauty in the person. If there is beauty in the person, There will be harmony in the house. If there is harmony in the house, There will be order in the nation. If there is order in the nation, There will be peace in the world.
Use power to curb power.
The beginning of wisdom is calling things by their right names.
A bird does not sing because it has an answer. It sings because it has a song.
One dog barks at something, the rest bark at him.
Married couples tell each other a thousand things without speech.
When eating bamboo sprouts, remember the man who planted them.
A closed mind is like a closed book just a block of wood.
If you suspect a man, don't employ him, and if ypu employ him, don't suspect him.
In reviling, it is not necessary to prepare a preliminary draft.
When you want to test the depths of a stream, don't use both feet.
Make happy those who are near, and those who are far will come.
One should be just as careful in choosing one's pleasures as in avoiding calamities.
The man who does not learn is dark, like one walking in the night.