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. 33. (380)

Virtue, and not strength, the fit subject of praise.
The Master said, "A horse is called a ch'î, not because of its strength, but because of its other good qualities."

Legge XIV.35.

The Master said, 'A good horse is praised for its virtue, not for its strength.'

Lau [14:33]

Le Maître dit : « Le cheval Ki1 était estimé, non pas tant pour sa force physique que pour sa force de caractère. »

1. Ce cheval légendaire était capable de parcourir six cents kilomètres environ, en une journée (MBC).

Couvreur XIV.35.

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