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We all have two lives

We all have two lives. The second one begins when you realize you only have one.
– Confucius

If I am walking with

If I am walking with two other men, each of them will serve as my teacher. I will pick out the good points of the one and imitate them, and the bad points of the other and correct them in myself.

– Confucius

Our greatest glory is not

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

– Confucius

The will to win the

“The will to win, the desire to succeed, the urge to reach your full potential… these are the keys that will unlock the door to personal excellence.”

– Confucius

The father who does not

The father who does not teach his son his duties is equally guilty with the son who neglects them.

– Confucius

You don’t love someone for

You don’t love someone for their looks, or their clothes, or for their fancy car, but because they sing a song only you can hear.

– Confucius

Life is really simple but

“Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated.”

– Confucius
Life Is Really Simple

The superior man understands what is right; the inferior man understands what will sell.
– Confucius

Old age, believe me, is a good and pleasant thing. It is true you are gently shouldered off the stage, but then you are given such a comfortable front stall as spectator.
Confucius

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

Wherever you go, go with all your heart.
– Confucius

When prosperity comes, do not use all of it.
– Confucius

Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it.
– Confucius

Respect yourself and others will respect you.
– Confucius

Our greatest joy is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.
– Confucius

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

Men’s natures are alike; it is their habits that separate them.
– Confucius

The firm, the enduring, the simple, and the modest are near to virtue.
– Confucius

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

You cannot open a book without learning something.
– Confucius