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Confucius

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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

Quote

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




Translation  

Translation

(German, French)


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

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




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Quotes for: question:


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To be, or not to be, that is the question.”
William Shakespeare - The Tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark
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There is frequently more to be learned from the unexpected questions of a child than the discourses of men.”
John Locke - Some Thoughts Concerning Education
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Charm is a way of getting the answer 'Yes' without asking a clear question.”
Albert Camus - The Fall
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If you want a wise answer, ask a reasonable question.”
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
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And wisdom in life is perhaps to ask for anything, why?”
Honore de Balzac
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Why are there beings at all, and why not rather nothing? That is the question.”
Martin Heidegger
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Confucius also said...


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Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it.”
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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.”
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The man who moves a mountain begins by carrying away small stones.”
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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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Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated.”
Confucius
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