Theory in Practice
Words of Wisdom
“The golden moments in the stream of life rush past us and we see nothing but sand; the angels come to visit us, and we only know them when they are gone.”
“The ancients who wished to illustrate illustrious virtue throughout the kingdom first ordered well their own States.
Wishing to order well their States, they first regulated their families. Wishing to regulate their families, they first cultivated their persons.”
“It is easy in the world to live after the world's opinion; it is easy in solitude to live after our own; but the great man is he who in the midst of the crowd keeps with perfect sweetness the independence of solitude.”