Confucius

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Confucius

Confucius is a Chinese philosopher, moralist, and reformer (B.C. 551 - 479). Since Confucius' teachings and philosophy was so advanced, it was the education for China and the World for 2,000 years. It is called Confucianism.

 

Teachings by Confucius

Virtue

Knowledge and Learning

Relationships

Communication

 

 

  Confucius Quotes

Self-Improvement

Everything has its beauty but not everyone sees it.

Virtue is not left to stand alone. He who practices it will have neighbors.

I hear and I forget. I see and I remember. I do and I understand.

Things that are done, it is needless to speak about...things that are past, it is needless to blame.

If a man takes no thought about what is distant, he will find sorrow near at hand.

Forget injuries, never forget kindness.

Do Your Best

There is one single thread binding my way together...the way of the Master consists in doing one’s best...that is all.

Wheresoever you go, go with all your heart.

If you shoot for the stars and hit the moon, it's OK. But you've got to shoot for something. A lot of people don't even shoot.

The superior man is modest in his speech, but exceeds in his actions.

The man of virtue makes the difficulty to be overcome his first business, and success only a subsequent consideration.

It does not matter how slowly you go so long as you do not stop.

When it is obvious that the goals cannot be reached, don't adjust the goals, adjust the action steps.

To go beyond is as wrong as to fall short.

Be not ashamed of mistakes and thus make them crimes.