Confucius is one of the most humane, rational, and lucid of moral teachers, concerned not with arcane metaphysics but with practical issues of life and conduct. What is virtue? What sort of life is most conducive to happiness? How should the state be ruled? What is the proper relationship between human beings and their environment?
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As many have highlighted, the text is very repetitive, to the extent that in this edition there are footnotes on almost every page referencing where a quote had already been said. To a certain extent ... Read full review
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