Seek truth from facts.
There is a serious tendency toward capitalism among the well-to-do peasants.
Do not impose on others what you yourself do not desire.
I want to extend my gratitude and thankfulness to all those who care and love my family and myself, and our situation, especially the American people who show their care about the quality of justice as a universal value and I’m very grateful to all of you.
I am keenly aware that the wealth and power of the European nations are the result not only of their having ships and powerful guns, strong fortresses and formidable troops but also because their people can fully employ their talents, their land can be fully utilized, their natural resources can be fully tapped, and their goods can freely flow.
Life comes from the earth and life returns to the earth.
Human nature refers to what is in people but which they cannot study or work at achieving.
The weeping voices rise straight up and strike the clouds. A passer-by at the roadside asks a conscript why, The conscript answers only that drafting happens often.
I once tried thinking for an entire day, but I found it less valuable than one moment of study.
Learn from the masses, and then teach them.