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 VI. 19. (139)

Life without uprightness is not true life, and cannot be calculated on.
The Master said, "Man is born for uprightness. If a man lose his uprightness, and yet live, his escape from death is the effect of mere good fortune."

Legge VI.17.

The Master said, 'That a man lives is because he is straight. That a man who dupes others survives is because he has been fortunate enough to be spared.'

Lau [6:19]

Le Maître dit : « Tout homme en naissant a la rectitude. Si celui qui la perd ne perd pas en même temps la vie, il a un bonheur qu'il n'a pas mérité. »

Couvreur VI.17.

19. Nabi bersabda, "Hidup manusia difitrahkan lurus. Kalau tidak lurus ; tetapi terpelihara juga kehidupannya, itu hanya kebetulan".
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