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" Chung-kung asked about perfect virtue. The Master said, 'It is, when you go abroad, to behave to every one as if you were receiving a great guest; to employ the people as if you were assisting at a great sacrifice; not to do to others as you would not... "
Life and Teachings of Confucius - Page 192
by JAMES LEGGER D.D. - 1867
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The Chinese Classics: With a Translation, Critical and Exegetical ..., Volume 1

James Legge - China - 1861
...Chung-kung asked about perfect virtue. The Master said, " ft w, when you go abroad, to behave to eveiy one as if you were receiving a great guest; to employ the people as if you were assisting at u great sacrifice ; not to do to others as you would not wish done to yourself; to have no murmuring...
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The Chinese Classics: With a Translation, Critical and Exegetical ..., Volume 1

James Legge - China - 1861
...Chung-kung asked about perfect virtue. The Master said, " It is, when you go abroad, to behave to even/ one as if you were receiving a great guest ; to employ the people as if yon were assisting at a great sacrifice ; not to do to others as you would not wish done to yourself;...
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Confucius and the Chinese Classics: Or, Readings in Chi Nese Literature

Augustus Ward Loomis - China - 1867 - 432 pages
...Chung-Kung asked about perfect virtue. The Master said, " // if, when you go abroad, to behave to every one as if you were receiving a great guest ; to employ...sacrifice ; not to do to others as you would not wish clone to yourself; to have no murmuring against you in the country, and none in the family." Chung-Kung...
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The Friend, Volume 3

Society of Friends - 1868
...when you go abroad to behave as if you were receiving a guest; to employ people as if assisting at a sacrifice ; not to do to others, as you would not wish done to yourself; to have no murmur against you in the government or in the family.'" BOOK XI1.I. CH. 13. "If he cannot rectify...
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The Chinese Classics: Translated Into English, with Preliminary Essays and ...

James Legge - Chinese literature - 1869
...ceremonies. Choo He defines it " the specific divisions and graces of heavenly principle or reason." This is continually being departed from, on the impulse...against you in the country, and none in the family." Chung-kung said, " Though I am deficient in intelligence and vigour, I will make it my business to...
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The Chinese Classics, Volumes 1-2

Ssǔ shu - China - 1870 - 382 pages
...Chung-kung asked about perfect virtue. The Master said, " It is, when you go abroad, to behave to every one as if you were receiving a great guest ; to employ...against you in the country, and none in the family." Chung-kung said, " Though I am deficient in intelligence and vigour, I will make it my business to...
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The Chinese Recorder and Missionary Journal, Volume 3

Christianity - 1871
...Kung asked about perfect i virtue. The master said, It is when yon go abroad to behave to every one as if you were receiving a great guest; to employ...murmuring against you in the country and none in the tamily. — The superior man seeks to perfect the good qualities of others, and does not seek to perfect...
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The Chinese Classics: with a Translation, Critical and Exegetical ..., Volume 1

James Legge - China - 1861
...Chung-kung asked about perfect virtue. The Master said, " It is, when you go abroad, to behave to every one as if you •were receiving a great guest ; to employ...against you in the country, and none in the family." Chung-kung said, "Though I am deficient in intelligence and vigour, I will make it my business to practise...
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The Baptist Quarterly, Volume 6

Lucius Edwin Smith, Henry Griggs Weston - Baptists - 1872
...others." Again, when asked about perfect virtue, Confucius replied, that it was, among other tilings, "not to do to others as you would not wish done to yourself; to have no murmurings against you in the country, and none in the family." It will be noticed that this is entirely...
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Chapters from the Bible of the Ages

Giles Badger Stebbins - Religious literature - 1872 - 400 pages
...Chung-kung asked about perfect virtue. The Master said : " It is, when you go abroad, to behave to every one as if you were receiving a great guest ; to employ the people as if you were asssisting at a great sacrifice; not to do to others as you would not wish done to yourself; to have...
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