Only the wisest and stupidest of men never change.
Quote by Confucius
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He who speaks without modesty will find it difficult to make his words good.
He who learns but does not think, is lost! He who thinks but does not learn is in great danger.
There are three methods to gaining wisdom. The first is reflection, which is the highest. The second is limitation, which is the easiest. The third is experience, which is the bitterest.
When anger rises, think of the consequences.
It is easy to hate and it is difficult to love. This is how the whole scheme of things works. All good things are difficult to achieve and bad things are very easy to get.
They must often change, who would be constant in happiness or wisdom.
Death and life have their determined appointments riches and honors depend upon heaven.
It is more shameful to distrust our friends than to be deceived by them.
The expectations of life depend upon diligence the mechanic that would perfect his work must first sharpen his tools.
Without feelings of respect, what is there to distinguish men from beasts?
We do not always appreciate the role the Queen has played in one of the most significant changes in the past 60 years: the transformation of Britain into a multi-ethnic, multi-faith society. No one does interfaith better than the Royal family, and it starts with the Queen herself.
Within the U.S., the Obama presidency will be mainly measured by the success or failure of his economic policies. And here, I fear, the monstrous stimulus package with which this administration stumbled out of the gate will prove to be Obama's Waterloo.
Marriage is popular because it combines the maximum of temptation with the maximum of opportunity.
I had used eclectic therapy and behavior therapy on myself at the age of 19 to get over my fear of public speaking and of approaching young women in public.
Umubi ukwitaho aruta umwiza ukwiryaho
A family can develop only with a loving woman as its center.
Few women, I fear, have had such reason as I have to think the long sad years of youth were worth living for the sake of middle age.
I know that I can sing. That's the reason I started playing music when I was twelve years old.
Faith Belief without evidence in what is told by one who speaks without knowledge, of things without parallel.
Our nation is too different, too diverse to say that what works in Massachusetts is somehow going to be grabbed by the federal government, usurping the power of states and imposing a one-size-fits-all plan on the nation. That will not work.