If people were as careful at the end as they should be at the beginning, they would not ruin their success.
Scroll 34: Lao Zi
The Book of Shi Jing states that: “In the beginning, all are good. But few prove themselves to be so in the end.” If a leader cannot maintain his virtuous actions until the very end, he cannot be a good leader.
Scroll 33: Yan Zi
Nurturing children at an early age to let them learn to become righteous people is the most sacred form of contribution to mankind.
Scroll 1: Zhou Yi