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

Lunyu XI. 21. (288)

We may not hastily judge a man to be good from his discourse.
The Master said, "If, because a man's discourse appears solid and sincere, we allow him to be a good man, is he really a superior man? or is his gravity only in appearance?"

Legge XI.20.

The Master said, 'is one who simply sides with tenacious opinions a gentleman? or is he merely putting on a dignified appearance?'

Lau [11:21]

Le Maître dit : « Il est vrai qu'il parle avec sérieux. Mais est-il vraiment un homme honorable, ou n'en a-t-il que l'apparence ? »

Couvreur XI.20.

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