The great man is he who does not loose his child's heart.
Friendship is one mind in two bodies.
Let not a man do what his sense of right bids him not to do, nor desire what it forbids him to desire. This is sufficient. The skillful artist will not alter his measures for the sake of a stupid workman.
Every duty is a charge, but the charge of oneself is the root of all others.
The great man is he who does not lose his child-heart. He does not think beforehand that his words shall be sincere, nor that his acts shall be resolute; he simply abides in the right.
Let men decide firmly what they will not do, and they will be free to do vigorously what they ought to do
Evil exists to glorify the good. Evil is negative good. It is a relative term. Evil can be transmuted into good. What is evil to one at one time, becomes good at another time to somebody else.
Friends are the siblings God never gave us.
Kindly words do not enter so deeply into men as a reputation for kindness.
Great is the man who has not lost his childlike heart.
If the king loves music, there is little wrong in the land
Truth uttered before its time is always dangerous
We live, not as we wish to, but as we can.
It is not difficult to govern. All one has to do is not to offend the noble families.
He who attends to his greater self becomes a great man, and he who attends to his smaller self becomes a small man
Only when there are things a man will not do is he capable of doing great things.
A man must not be without shame, for the shame of being without shame is shamelessness indeed.
The way of truth is like a great road. It is not difficult to know it. The evil is only that men will not seek it.
With melted snow I boil fragrant tea.
He who exerts his mind to the utmost knows his nature.
He who outrages benevolence is called a ruffian: he who outrages righteousness is called a villain. I have heard of the cutting off of the villain Chow, but I have not heard of the putting of a ruler to death.
Mankind fears an evil man but heaven does not.
The great man is he who does not lose his child's-heart.
There is no greater delight than to be conscious of sincerity on self-examination.
The way of learning is none other than finding the lost mind.