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Confucius quotes and sayings

Philosopher | Born: 551 BC - Died: 479 BC
Confucius motivational quote : If names be not correct, language is not in accordance with the truth of things.
Confucius motivational quote : The superior man limits his achievements.
Confucius motivational quote : Excess and deficiency are equally at fault.
Confucius motivational quote : To know it is not as good as to love it, and to love it is not as good as to take delight in it.
Confucius motivational quote : It is better not to proceed at all than to proceed without purpose.
Confucius motivational quote : When you have faults, do not fear to abandon them.
Confucius motivational quote : The requisites of government are that there be sufficiency of food, sufficiency of military equipment, and the confidence of the people in their ruler.
Confucius motivational quote : To practice five things under all circumstances constitutes perfect virtue; these five are gravity, generosity of soul, sincerity, earnestness, and kindness.
Confucius motivational quote : The man of virtue makes the difficulty to be overcome his first business, and success only a subsequent consideration.
Confucius motivational quote : If I give a student one-fourth of what he should know, I expect him to get the other three-fourths himself, otherwise I do not want him as a student.
Confucius motivational quote : A man living without conflicts, as if he never lives at all.
Confucius motivational quote : Who contains himself goes seldom wrong.
Confucius motivational quote : There are three marks of a superior man: being virtuous, he is free from anxiety; being wise, he is free from perplexity; being brave, he is free from fear.
Confucius motivational quote : When I walk along with two others, from at least one I will be able to learn.