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Biography - Confucius:

Chinese teacher, editor, politician and philosopher.
Born: -551 - Died: -479
Period:
5th century BC
6th century BC
Place of birth: China
China

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He who learns but does not think, is lost! He who thinks but does not learn is in great danger.
Confucius




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Quotes for: to learn:



Quotes for: to learn

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I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it. The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear.”
Nelson Mandela
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He who would learn to fly one day must first learn to stand and walk and run and climb and dance; one cannot fly into flying.””
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche - Thus Spoke Zarathustra
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Learning to love is why we are here.”
Abbé Pierre
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Whoever wishes to become a philosopher must learn not to be frightened by absurdities.”
Bertrand Russell - The Problems of Philosophy
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It is of immense importance to learn to laugh at ourselves.”
Katherine Mansfield
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The best means of learning to know oneself is seeking to understand others.”
André Gide
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Quotes for: to think

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A person who thinks all the time has nothing to think about except thoughts. So he loses touch with reality, and lives in a world of illusion.”
Alan Watts
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He who thinks little, errs much.”
Leonardo da Vinci
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Man is but a reed, the most feeble thing in nature, but he is a thinking reed.”
Blaise Pascal - Pensées
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Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.”
Mahatma Gandhi
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I think, therefore I am.”
René Descartes - Discourse on the Method
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For there is nothing either good or bad, but thinking makes it so.”
William Shakespeare - The Tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark
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Quotes for: danger

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Nothing is more dangerous than an idea, when it's the only one we have.”
Émile-Auguste Chartier, known as Alain
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But where the danger is,
also grows the saving power.”

Friedrich Hölderlin - Patmos
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The world is in greater peril from those who tolerate or encourage evil than from those who actually commit it.”
Albert Einstein
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The chief danger in life is that you may take too many precautions.”
Alfred Adler
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The most dangerous worldview is the worldview of those who have not viewed the world. ”
Wilhelm von Humboldt
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A very dangerous state of mind: thinking one understands.”
Paul Valéry
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Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it.”
Confucius
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Never impose on others what you would not choose for yourself.”
Confucius
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Demand much from yourself, little from others, and you will prevent discontent.”
Confucius
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The man who moves a mountain begins by carrying away small stones.”
Confucius
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Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life.”
Confucius - Quotation of uncertain origin
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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.”
Confucius
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