The essential Confucius: the heart of Confucius' teachings in authentic I ching order : a compendium of ethical wisdom

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HarperSanFrancisco, 1992 - Philosophy - 179 pages
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A deluxe paperback edition: Thomas Cleary's brilliant translation of the sayings of Confucius presented in the order of the 64 classic I Ching hexagrams.

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Contents

THE SAYINGS OF CONFUCIUS
3
Good people distinguish above and below and settle
32
Good people are parsimonious with power and avoid trouble
38
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Burton Watson has taught at Columbia, Stanford, and Kyoto Universities and is one of the world's best-known translators of Chinese and Japanese works. His translations include The Tales of the Heike; The Lotus Sutra; the writings of Zhuangzi, Mozi, Xunzi, and Han Feizi; The Columbia Book of Chinese Poetry; and Records of the Grand Historian.

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