Posts Tagged ‘Confucius’

Quote of the day, June 21

June 23, 2017

Confucius, on self-reflection

“When we see men of a contrary character, we should turn inwards and examine ourselves.”

Quote of the day, Sept. 25

September 25, 2014

Confucius, on learning

“When I walk along with two others, from at least one I will be able to learn.”

Quote of the day, April 23

April 23, 2014

Confucius, on education

“To study and not think is a waste. To think and not study is dangerous.”

Quote of the day, Sept. 11

September 11, 2013

Confucius, on history

“Study the past if you would define the future.”

Quote of the day, May 24

May 24, 2013

Confucius, on knowledge

“Real knowledge is to know the extent of one’s ignorance.”

Quote of the day, June 17

June 17, 2012

Confucius, on reading

“No matter how busy you may think you are, you must find time for reading, or surrender yourself to self-chosen ignorance.”

Quote of the day, Dec. 15

December 14, 2011

Confucius, on the book

“You cannot open a book without learning something.”

(Happy 220th birthday to the First Amendment of the U.S. Constitution.)