"Do not do to others what You would not want done to
The Christian Golden Rule says;
unto others as You would have them do unto You."
principle in both is the same.
No matter how much a person makes, the tendency
is to always spend whatever it is You make. If You always put
at least ten percent of whatever You make into a savings account
before it gets spent elsewhere, You will always have enough
Confucius put it a little differently, but the principle is
the same. He said; "If those who produce wealth do so
rapidly, and those who spend wealth do so slowly, then wealth will
always be sufficient."
practiced, these two basic principles can provide a solid foundation
In case You wish to
pursue the study of Principle further, I have included links to
Great Classics in the order I would recommend they be read.
Yu (499 sayings of Confucius) PDF
Great Learning PDF
Doctrine of the Mean PDF
3 Books in Adobe Pagemaker 6.5 format