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Settle one difficulty, and you keep a hundred away.
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Forget injuries, never forget kindnesses.
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The superior man is modest in his speech, but exceeds in his actions.
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When anger rises, think of the consequences.
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Respect yourself and others will respect you.
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Only the wisest and stupidest of men never change.
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The man who moves a mountain begins by carrying away small stones.
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He who knows all the answers has not been asked all the questions.
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The man of wisdom is never of two minds; the man of benevolence never worries; the man of
courage is never afraid.
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Have no friends not equal to yourself.
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Seek not every quality in one individual.
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Give a bowl of rice to a man and you will feed him for a day. Teach him how to grow his own
rice and you will save his life.
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The man who asks a question is a fool for a minute, the man who does not ask is a fool for life.
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To be able under all circumstances to practice five things constitutes perfect virtue; these
five things are gravity, generosity of soul, sincerity, earnestness and kindness.
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Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life.
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Faced with what is right, to leave it undone shows a lack of courage.
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Ability will never catch up with the demand for it.
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When you are laboring for others let it be with the same zeal as if it were for yourself.
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Silence is the true friend that never betrays.
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