Confusius was a man who had many wise ideas and thoughts about nature, the world and human behavior. He was a great teacher whose wise sayings have influenced many people in derrerent countries. Miracle Mandarin will teach you some his quotations in Chinese, if you feel interested in it, you can contact us and learn Chinese in Shanghai or online.
Xué ér shí xí zhī, bú yì yuè hū?
Is it not pleasant to learn with a constant perseveranceand application?
Wēn ɡù ér zhī xīn, kě yǐ wéi shī yǐ.
If a man keeps cherishing his old knowledge, so as continually to be acquiring new, he may be a teacher of others.
Xué ér bù sī zé wǎnɡ, sī ér bù xué zé dài.
Learning without thought is labourlost; thought without learning is perilous.
Mǐn ér hào xué, bù chǐ xià wèn.
He was of an active nature and yet fond of learning, and he was not ashamed to ask and learn of his inferiors.
Zhī zhī zhě, bù rú hào zhī zhě, hào zhī zhě, bù rú yào zhī zhě.
They who know the truth are not equal to those who love it, and they who love it are not equal to those who delight in it.
Sān rén xínɡ, bì yǒu wǒ shī yān. zé qí shàn zhě ér cónɡ zhī, qí bú shàn zhě ér ɡǎi zhī.
When I walk along with two others, they may serve me as my teachers. I will select their good qualities and follow them, their bad qualities and avoid them.