A  few important sayings of Confucius:

 


valuing

education

”By nature people are alike; learning and practice distinguish them."

 



ethics over profit

"The exemplary person considers what is right; the inferior person considers what is profitable."

 

 


Being Benevolent

"The benevolent person, wishing to be established, helps to establish others; wishing to succeed, helps others to succeed. To judge others by what one knows of oneself is the way to become humane."