Mencius Quotes

Mencius Quotes: Only those who develop their minds and spirits to the utmost can serve Heaven and fulfill their own destinies.
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Mencius Quote: There is a power in everything; it is the job of the artist to determine it and express it.
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Quotes about Mencius: Try your best to treat others as you would wish to be treated yourself, and you will find that this is the shortest way to benevolence
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Quote about Mencius: When Heaven is about to confer a great office on a man, it first exercises his mind with suffering, and his sinews and bones with toil ; it exposes his body to hunger, and subjects him to extreme poverty ; it confounds his undertakings. By all these methods it stimulates his mind, hardens his nature, and supplies his incompetencies.
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Mencius Sayings: He who outrages benevolence is called a ruffian: he who outrages righteousness is called a villain. I have heard of the cutting off of the villain Chow, but I have not heard of the putting of a ruler to death.
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Mencius Saying: A real man is he whose goodness is a part of himself.
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Sayings about Mencius: Let not a man do what his sense of right bids him not to do, nor desire what it forbids him to desire. This is sufficient. The skillful artist will not alter his measures for the sake of a stupid workman.
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Saying about Mencius: Listen to a man's words and look at the pupil of his eye. How can a man conceal his character?
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Mencius Quotes: He who wishes to be benevolent will not be rich.
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