Confucius : The Analects

Confucius : The Analects

by Confucius
     
 

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One of the four books collection on Confucius' teachings, The Analects used to be required reading in China for all public service jobs. The Analects are comprised of quotes, speeches, and records of conversations that students and fellow politicians had with Confucius. Written during his stint as Minister of Justice, Confucius offers up wisdom on Tao

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One of the four books collection on Confucius' teachings, The Analects used to be required reading in China for all public service jobs. The Analects are comprised of quotes, speeches, and records of conversations that students and fellow politicians had with Confucius. Written during his stint as Minister of Justice, Confucius offers up wisdom on Tao or 'the way,' how to be a gentleman filled with goodness, and the importance of rituals and responsibility.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780785833888
Publisher:
Book Sales
Publication date:
05/02/2016
Pages:
96
Sales rank:
865,598
Product dimensions:
7.70(w) x 10.30(h) x 0.90(d)

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Known as Master Kong to his disciples, Confucius is a staple of ancient history. During his life, he grew from a poor farmer, to a respected political advisor, and taught into his early 70s. Admired for his wisdom and his guidance towards being a good individual with a firm hold on ones' responsibility, he remains a strong influence on morality in China.

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