Confucius Sayings

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I hear and I forget. I see and I remember. I do and I understand.
-- Confucius


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


If you enjoy what you do, you'll never work another day in your life.
-- Confucius


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


The superior man is firm in the right way, and not merely firm.
-- Confucius


The wheel of fortune turns round incessantly, and who can say to himself, "I shall today be uppermost."
-- Confucius


A fool despises good counsel, but a wise man takes it to heart.
-- Confucius


Silence is a friend who will never betray.
-- Confucius


Ignorance is the night of mind, a night without moon or star.
-- Confucius


They must often change who would be constant in happiness or wisdom.
-- Confucius