Lun Yu Introduction Table of content – The Analects of Confucius

The Master discusses with his disciples and unveil his preoccupations with society. Tr. Legge (en), Lau (en) and Couvreur (fr).

Lunyu XIV. 41. (388)

How a love of the rules of propriety in rulers facilitates government.
The Master said, "When rulers love to observe the rules of propriety, the people respond readily to the calls on them for service."

Legge XIV.44.

The Master said, 'When those above are given to the observance of the rites, the common people will be easy to command.'

Lau [14:41]

Le Maître dit : « Si le prince aime à garder l'ordre fixé par les lois et les usages, le peuple est facile à diriger. »

Couvreur XIV.44.

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