Confucius Quote

In old days men studied for the sake of self-improvement; nowadays men study in order to impress other people.


A book of heaven and the earth: stories from the Confucian analects (ed. Columbia Univ Pr, 1973)

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In old days men studied for the sake of self-improvement; nowadays men study in order to impress other people.

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In old days men studied for the sake of self-improvement; nowadays men study in order to impress other people.

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In old days men studied for the sake of self-improvement; nowadays men study in order to impress other people.

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In old days men studied for the sake of self-improvement; nowadays men study in order to impress other people.