Liu Bei quotes

  • Never do an evil act just because it is trivial; never leave a good act undone just because it's small.
    -- Liu Bei

    #Evil #Undone

  • All men have their appointed time; that's something no horse can change.
    -- Liu Bei

    #Horse #Men

  • Only wisdom and virtue can truly win men's devotion.
    -- Liu Bei

    #Winning #Men #Virtue

  • Those who stand in the way of virtue shall fail!
    -- Liu Bei

    #Way #Failing #Virtue

  • Be vigilant! Be vigilant! If an evil is minor, resist it nonetheless. If a good deed is trifling, perform it all the same. Only wisdom and virtue can truly win men's devotion.
    -- Liu Bei

    #Winning #Men #Evil

  • The northern people are riders and the southern people sailors; it is said quite true.
    -- Liu Bei

    #People #Southern #Sailor

  • Do no evilness because it is a small one; do not leave a small deed undone because it is just a petty one.
    -- Liu Bei

    #Deeds #Undone

  • Your words bring me joy. Let the two of us unite to bring forth a world of peace and virtue.
    -- Liu Bei

    #Two #Joy #World

  • Traitors! I shall oppose you in the name of the Han!
    -- Liu Bei

    #Names #Traitor

  • Out of evil comes good, however, and the confusion of tongues gave rise to 'the ancient practice of Masons conversing without the use of speech.'

  • Behind the man is the Tree of Life, bearing twelve fruits, and the Tree of the Knowledge of Good and Evil is behind the woman; the serpent is twining round it.

  • We're never going to be able to get rid of terrorism, because there is always going to be evil in the world.

  • There are few things wholly evil or wholly good. Almost everything, especially of government policy, is an inseparable compound of the two, so that our best judgment of the preponderance between them is continually demanded.

  • There is something so ludicrous in promises of good or threats of evil a great way off as to render the whole subject with which they are connected easily turned into ridicule.

  • What is done can never be undone.

  • Never do an evil act just because it is trivial; never leave a good act undone just because it's small.

  • A wrongdoer is often a man who has left something undone, not always one who has done something.

  • Without work men are utterly undone

  • Even a bad idea executed is better than a good idea undone.

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