If names are not correct, language will not be in accordance with the truth of things.
Tag: ConfuciusCategory : Names Quotes
- The names are the first things to go, after the breath has gone, and the beating of the heart. We keep our memories longer than our names. – Neil Gaiman
- A man who has committed a mistake and doesn’t correct it is committing another mistake. – Confucius
- When I was young, I never wanted to leave the court until I got things exactly correct. My dream was to become a pro. – Larry Bird
- The beginning of wisdom is to call things by their rightful names. – Thomas Jefferson
- The language of truth is unadorned and always simple. – Marcellinus Ammianus