Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it.
Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life.
Music produces a kind of pleasure which human nature cannot do without.
It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop.
The faults of a superior person are like the sun and moon. They have their faults, and everyone sees them; they change and everyone looks up to them.
If one should desire to know whether a kingdom is well governed, if its morals are good or bad, the quality of its music will furnish the answer.
I do not see what use a man can be put to, whose word cannot be trusted. How can a wagon be made to go if it has no yoke-bar, or a carriage if it has no collar-bar?
Base yourself in loyalty and trust.