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He who talks more is sooner exhausted.
To know yet to think that one does not know is best; Not to know yet to think that one knows will lead to difficulty.
He who obtains has little. He who scatters has much.
A scholar who cherishes the love of comfort is not fit to be deemed a scholar.
It is better to do one’s own duty, however defective it may be, than to follow the duty of another, however well one may perform…
Nature is not human hearted.
He who knows himself is enlightened.
Ambition has one heel nailed in well, though she stretch her fingers to touch the heavens.
Fill your bowl to the brim and it will spill. Keep sharpening your knife and it will blunt.
How could man rejoice in victory and delight in the slaughter of men?
Violence, even well intentioned, always rebounds upon oneself.
Because of a great love, one is courageous.
The higher the sun ariseth, the less shadow doth he cast; even so the greater is the goodness, the less doth it covet praise; yet…
To realize that you do not understand is a virtue; Not to realize that you do not understand is a defect.
Governing a great nation is like cooking a small fish – too much handling will spoil it.
Without stirring abroad, One can know the whole world; Without looking out of the window One can see the way of heaven. The further one…
Govern a great nation as you would cook a small fish. Do not overdo it.
The sage does not hoard. The more he helps others, the more he benefits himself, The more he gives to others, the more he gets…
An ant on the move does more than a dozing ox.
He who is contented is rich.
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