There are no greater treasures than the highest human qualities such as compassion, courage and hope. Not even tragic accident or disaster can destroy such treasures of the heart.
The superior man does not embark upon any affair until he has carefully planned the start.
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.
Lighten up on yourself. No one is perfect. Gently accept your humanness.
The highest form of human intelligence is to observe yourself without judgment.
When it comes to human dignity, we cannot make compromises.
Hear with your ears, that which is the sovereign good. With a clear mind look upon the two sides, between which each man must choose for himself. Watchful beforehand that the great test may be accomplished in our favour.