The Wisdom of Confucius

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Series: Wisdom (Philosophical Library) Series No: 4
Original Publish Date: Sep 07, 2010
Product Number: EB00127681
Released: Nov 27, 2013
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781453201466
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Description

Hundreds of sage observations from China's most revered scholar Teacher, politician, philosopher, and student, Confucius offered wisdom and aphorisms on a variety of topics that transcend borders and time. Whether considering his own life, human nature, or a society's responsibilities, Confucius's teachings emphasize personal and governmental morality, correctness of social relationships, justice, and sincerity. He aimed to effect social and political reform, and left a legacy of wisdom that remains true today. Organized by topic and accompanied with contextual footnotes, this collection of quotes, sayings, and lessons is often as entertaining as it is educational.

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