logo
English German French
language
Confucius

Quote of Confucius - The man who asks a question...


Biography - Confucius:

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

The man who asks a question is a fool for a minute, the man who does not ask is a fool for life.




Translation

Translation

(German, French)



German
Wer fragt, ist ein Narr für eine Minute. Wer nicht fragt, ist ein Narr sein Leben lang.

French
Celui qui pose une question risque de passer pour un sot. Celui qui n'en pose pas est sûr de le rester.




See also 

See also...






Quotes for: question


Quotes

Quotes for: question


To be, or not to be, that is the question.
facebook twitter linkedin



View quote

There is frequently more to be learned from the unexpected questions of a child than the discourses of men.
facebook twitter linkedin



View quote

Charm is a way of getting the answer 'Yes' without asking a clear question.
facebook twitter linkedin



View quote

If you want a wise answer, ask a reasonable question.
facebook twitter linkedin



View quote

And wisdom in life is perhaps to ask for anything, why?
facebook twitter linkedin



View quote

A prudent question is one-half of wisdom.
facebook twitter linkedin



View quote







Quotes

Confucius also said...


Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it.
facebook twitter linkedin




View quote
Never impose on others what you would not choose for yourself.
facebook twitter linkedin




View quote
Demand much from yourself, little from others, and you will prevent discontent.
facebook twitter linkedin




View quote
The man who moves a mountain begins by carrying away small stones.
facebook twitter linkedin




View quote
Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life.
facebook twitter linkedin




View quote
Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated.
facebook twitter linkedin




View quote







info   A quotation is a statement taken out of its context. Therefore, it is necessary to place any quotation within its author's work and its historical, geographical or philosophical context in order to fully understand its meaning. | The quotations stated on this site express their authors' opinion and do not reflect that of Buboquote.com


info   Image attribution:  title, author, license and source of the original file on Wikipedia. Modifications: changes have been made from the original file (cropping, resizing, renaming and color change).



logo

 Subscribe to the quote of the day email

Subscribe to the Quote of the Day to receive a quote every day in your inbox. It is spam-free and you can unsubscribe at any time.







Free | no spam