To know that you do not know is the best. To pretend to know when you do not know is a disease.
The clever combatant looks to the effect of combined energy, and does not require too much from individuals. Hence his ability to pick out the right men and utilize combined energy.
An army must set forth in proper order. If the order is not good, misfortune threatens.
He who exercises no forethought but makes light of his opponents is sure to be captured by them.
In dispelling ignorance, it is not favorable to act as an ENEMY.
To bear with fools in kindliness brings good fortune.
In punishing folly It does not further one To commit transgressions. The only thing that furthers Is to prevent transgressions.
All day long the superior man is creatively active. At nightfall his mind is still beset with cares.
If the superior man undertakes something and tries to lead, he goes astray; But if he follows, he finds guidance.
The superior man understands the signs of the time And prefers to desist.
The wisdom of a learned man cometh by opportunity of leisure; and he that hath little business shall become wise
You are equal to others, but you are not better.
Quiet perseverance brings good fortune.
Look to your conduct and weigh the favorable signs. When everything is fulfilled, supreme good fortune comes.
Know what is in front of your face, and what is hidden from you will be disclosed to you.
Don't let your heart get big because of your knowledge. Take counsel with the ignorant as well as with the scholar.
The greatest epiphany can be lost to the simplest distraction.
The surest way to remember something is to give it rhythm.
Earnestness is the path of immortality, thoughtlessness the path of death.
Physical objects are not in space, but these objects are spatially extended.
An adequate model of a time-ordered world must itself be time-ordered.
The price of reliability is the pursuit of the utmost simplicity. It is a price which the very rich find most hard to pay.
It's a curious thing about our industry: not only do we not learn from our mistakes, we also don't learn from our successes.
The tools we use have a profound (and devious!) influence on our thinking habits, and, therefore, on our thinking abilities.
There will never be a universal programming language since no one language is best for all problems.
Now I realize that I am the power that commands the feeling of my mind and from which circumstances grow.
Remember that man created method, and method did not create man, and do not strain yourself in twisting into someone’s preconceived pattern, which unquestionably would be appropriate for him, but not necessarily for you.
What is not subject to choice is fact
When in doubt, use brute force.
1 × 0 = he who falls on this stone will be broken.
1 ÷ 0 = but on whomever it falls, it will grind them to powder.