Great Confucius Quotes

Education breeds confidence. Confidence breeds hope. Hope breeds peace.


Teachers open the door … you enter by yourself.


Isn’t it a pleasure to study and practice what you have learned?


He who learns but does not think, is lost. He who thinks but does not learn is in great danger.


Learn as though you would never be able to master it; hold it as though you would be in fear of losing it.


Learning without thought is labor lost; thought without learning is perilous.


Learn as though you would never be able to master it; hold it as though you would be in fear of losing it.


Learning without thought is labor lost; thought without learning is perilous.


The man who asks a question is a fool for a minute, the man who does not ask is a fool for life.


You cannot open a book without learning something.


To know is to know that you know nothing. That is the meaning of true knowledge.


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


Go before the people with your example, and be laborious in their affairs.


If you lead the people with correctness, who will dare not be correct?


If a man is respectful he will not be treated with insolence. If he is tolerant he will win the multitude. If he is trustworthy in his word his fellow man will entrust him with responsibility. If he is quick he will achieve results. if he is generous he will be good enough to be put in a position over his fellow men.


Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.


The cautious seldom err.


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