“To understand others is wisdom, to understand oneself is enlightenment.”
— Lao Tzu

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知人者智,自知者明。 — 老子

Chinese character: 知
Chinese character: 人
Chinese character: 者
Chinese character: 智
Chinese character: 自
Chinese character: 知
Chinese character: 者
Chinese character: 明

Suggested by Ralph Jimenez, Ph.D.

Other translations:

Knowing others is wisdom, knowing yourself is enlightenment.
Knowing others is intelligence; knowing yourself is wisdom.