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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 XIV. 27. (374)

The superior man more in deeds than in words.
The Master said, "The superior man is modest in his speech, but exceeds in his actions."

Legge XIV.29.

The Master said, 'The gentleman is ashamed of his word out- stripping his deed.'

Lau [14:27]

Le Maître dit : « L'homme honorable aurait honte de laisser ses paroles outrepasser ses actions. »

Couvreur XIV.29.

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