He who speaks without modesty will find it difficult to make his words good.
We should feel sorrow, but not sink under its oppression.
The firm, the enduring, the simple and the modest are near to virtue.
The superior man is modest in his speech, but exceeds in his actions.
The cautious seldom err.
The superior man thinks always of virtue;the common man think of comfort.
When you are laboring for others let it be with the same zeal as if it were yourself.
Why is it when someone hears voices, they always tell them to kill someone? How come they never tell them to go to a movie, or go eat some mussels?
Look at the means which a man employs, consider his motives, observe his pleasures. A man simply cannot conceal himself!