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(ˈmɛŋˈtseɪ) or


(Biography) the Chinese name for Mencius
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4) The interpretation I shall develop in this essay is significantly at odds with the so-called "Neo-Confucian" and "New Confucian" lines of interpretation of Mengzi and Kongzi.
I also made use of some passages from the Zhongyong [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] (Doctrine of the Mean) and the Mengzi [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] ([Writings of] Mencius) in order to illumine our understanding of Kongzi's experiences.
28) See Mengzi yizhu, Yang Bojun, commentary (Hong Kong: Zhonghua shuju youxian gongsi, 1994), 192-192, no.
Holloway sensibly argues that the language of this text should not be interpreted through the lens of transmitted literature such as Lunyu, Mengzi or Xunzi.
There are indications in other texts, such as Mengzi [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] that certain parts of Lunyu 10 were explicitly associated with Confucius, and Sima Qian quotes parts of it in his biography of Confucius.
Mengzi, With Selections from Traditional Commentaries.
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In the "Gong Meng" chapter, other relevant anecdotes present a dialogue between Mozi and Gong Mengzi [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] an intellectual and skeptic of the power of ghosts and spirits who appears to practice a Ru faith in ritual for the sake of ritual.
Mengzi defends the king in this instance, explaining that the reason the king did what he did--"You saw the ox but never saw the ram"--was owing to his compassion rather than to avarice.
The compound boyi also appears in the Mengzi 4B/30, in which Mencius declares that there are five kinds of violations of the virtue of filial piety, the second of which is "to boyi and to indulge in drinking to the point of neglecting the support of one's parents" Again, we do not know if the term here refers to one or two types of activities.