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The Analects of Confucius Confucius Emphasized Morality, The Proprieties Correctness Of Social Relationships As Well As Justice And Sincerity A Major Goal Of His Conversations Was To Get His Disciples To Think Deeply For Themselves By Relentless Study Of The World Confucius Values Gained Prominence In China Over All Other Doctrines And, In Time, His Thoughts Were Developed Into A System Of Philosophy Known As Confucianism It Is Difficult For People Outside China To Realize Just How Great An Influence Confucius Has Had On Chinese Thought To This Day, Even In Communist China, There Are Temples To Confucius In Almost Every City And Every Year Spectacular Memorial Ceremonies Are Held Honoring Confucius And His Philosophy


10 thoughts on “The Analects of Confucius

  1. says:

    Is it not indeed a pleasure to acquire knowledge and constantly to exercise oneself thereinIt really is It s a noble pursuit, forever trying to learn and improve and become the best you possible And in a way, that s the main drive behind these t


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    The Master said,It is only the most intelligent and the most stupid who are not susceptible to changeConfucius, The Analects, XVII.3I rarely re read books An exception to this rule are ethical or religious texts I love Meditations by Marcus Aurelius and w


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    In a class taught by General George S Patton, IV at the George Washington University in the early 80 s, reflecting on his experience in Vietnam, he summarized the failure of US policy in SE Asia as a failure to understand the history and culture of the region.Years


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    It s depressing to think that the teachings of Confucius constituted a religion in most of East Asia i.e they were wise sayings and stories of a great man from a certain time, that have been selectively reinterpreted by kings and heads of state, force fed to generations of s


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    Confucius has a lot of wisdom Anyone who is serious about living life well would do well to read the Analects.Poignant Quotes If you try to guide the common people with coercive regulations and keep them in line with punishments, the common people will become evasive and will have no


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    There are two things that are commonly labeled philosophy The first is philosophy sensu strictu, which deals with technical problems in its various branches, such as epistemology, metaphysics, ethics, etc The other is what one could call a philosophy of life , a vague category that one encounte


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    When Confucius was asked what he thought about the idea of being kind to someone who does you wrong, he pointed out that this would be unfair to people who treat you right, who deserve to be treated better than people who do you wrong Confucius was therefore an advocate of justice, was Aristotle Jesus, o


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    You can t review the Analects But you can review editions of the Analects, and this one, translated and commented upon by Annping Chin, is one of the great editions of any philosophy book I ve ever come across The translation clear without being condescending, and Chin includes the Chinese text at the back of the


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    The political sayings of a Chinese master22 June 2011 While I have credited the writing of this work to Confucius, it was not actually written by him but rather by his disciples Thus Confucius joins Socrates and Jesus Christ of having an enormous influence upon the world without actually writing anything down though this is


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    From my 5 day study tour in South Korea August 5 9 , I read a bit about Korean history in English, according to Prof Han Young Woo 2010 7 , Confucius said, Learning is a joy of life This is an interestingly philosophical, psychological and educational quote as well as a groundbreaking one Just imagine, Confucius said this some 2,500


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