10 Life Lessons from Confucius we should all follow

Treat others the way you would want to be treated

“Do not do to others what you do not want done to yourself”

Lesson 1

Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it.

Lesson 2

Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.

Lesson 3

Learning without thought is labor lost; thought without learning is perilous.

Lesson 4

When you know a thing, to hold that you know it; and when you do not know a thing, allow that you do not know it – this is knowledge

Lesson 5

I hear and I forget.

I see and I remember.

I do and I understand.

Lesson 6

If I am walking with two other men, each of them will serve as my teacher.

I will pick out the good points of the one and imitate them, and the bad points of the other and correct them in myself.

Lesson 7

Never contract friendship with a man that is not better than yourself.

Lesson 8

It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop.

Lesson 9

When it is obvious that the goals cannot be reached, don’t adjust the goals adjust the action steps.

Lesson 10

Wherever you go, go with all your heart.