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 XVII. 13. (460)

Contentment with vulgar ways and views injurious to virtue.
The Master said, "Your good, careful people of the villages are the thieves of virtue."

Legge XVII.13.

The Master said, 'The village worthy is the ruin of virtue.'

Lau [17:13]

Le Maître dit : « Ceux qui passent pour hommes de bien aux yeux des villageois1 ruinent la Vertu. »

1. Et ne le sont pas.

Couvreur XVII.13.

Lun Yu XVII. 13. (460) IntroductionTable of content
Previous page
Next page
Chinese landscape on plate (64)

The Analects of Confucius – Lun Yu XVII. 13. (460) – Chinese off/onFrançais/English
Alias the Lunyu, the Lun Yü, the Analects, les Entretiens du maître avec ses disciples.

The Book of Odes, The Analects, Great Learning, Doctrine of the Mean, Three-characters book, The Book of Changes, The Way and its Power, 300 Tang Poems, The Art of War, Thirty-Six Strategies
Welcome, help, notes, introduction, table.

Wengu, Chinese Classics multilingual text base