Mencius , most accepted dates: 372 – 289 BCE; other possible dates: 385 – 303/302 BCE) was a Chinese philosopher who was arguably the most famous Confucian after Confucius himself.
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“Friendship is one mind in two bodies.”
“We live, not as we wish to, but as we can.”
“Great is the man who has not lost his childlike heart.”
“Evil exists to glorify the good. Evil is negative good. It is a relative term. Evil can be transmuted into good. What is evil to one at one time, becomes good at another time to somebody else.”
“Kindly words do not enter so deeply into men as a reputation for kindness.”
“If the king loves music, there is little wrong in the land”
“Truth uttered before its time is always dangerous”
“It is not difficult to govern. All one has to do is not to offend the noble families.”
“He who attends to his greater self becomes a great man, and he who attends to his smaller self becomes a small man”
“Let men decide firmly what they will not do, and they will be free to do vigorously what they ought to do”
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