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The Analects by Confucius Rich distillation of the timeless precepts of extremely influential Chinese philosopher and social theorist. Includes 'Concerning Fundamental Principles,' 'Concerning Government,' 'The Eight Dancers: Concerning Manners and Morals,' 'Concerning Virtue,' 'Concerning Certain Disciples and Others,' 'Concerning Certain Disciples and Other Subjects,' 'Concerning the Master Himself,' and much more. Footnotes. #doverthrift #classiclit #confucius ...
Lao Tzu author of the Tao Te Ching The original text of the Tao Te Ching was written in a Chinese calligraphy style called zhuànshū, (Old Chinese or “seal script,”) around 600 BCE by the legendary Lao Tzu, a record-keeper in the Zhou Dynasty court. It was written in order to convey the wisdom of one generation to the next. It is the oldest book written that is still in print. The Holy Bible as we know it was not compiled until 397 a.d. in Carthage.