In the Analects
, Confucius repeated this word hundreds of times.
There are 20 pages for the Yidan Prize for Education Development, and 13 pages for the Yidan Prize for Education Research, symbolizing the twenty chapters of the Analects
and the Thirteen Classics respectively.
Lau, Confucius: The Analects
(Lun-yu) (Hong Kong: Chinese Univ.
Moving a mountain' is an oft-quoted phrase that could be traced back to the Analects
In this study of Confucius, the Analects
, and early Chinese thought, the author argues that the Analects
is not the earliest source of the teachings of Confucius; he criticizes the Lunyu-centric approach to Kongzi and advocates for subordinating Lunyu studies to the study of Kongzi in general.
In his Analects
, Confucius defines junzi repeatedly.
In the Analects
, Confucius says that fifty is a watershed year in one's life, a time when one becomes conscious of the "mandate of heaven," or one's position in the universe.
Confucius said (or is supposed to have said--some think this is much later interpellation into the Analects
(15)): The first step in establishing good government is to rectify names.
It needs to stress that, according to the fact that Confucius made a great contribution for the amendment of "The Book of Changes", some people thought that The Analects
of Confucius only discussed two kind of situations, i.
On the Mode of Communication: Core Communication Mode of the Analects
and Thinking of Confucianism Communication," Journal of Zhejiang University (Humanities and Social Sciences), Vol.
With regard to Chinese utopian literature, Fokkema analyzed the Analects
of Confucius as utopian text, shows how the Tai Ping revolt of 1850-1864 manifested a new kind of utopianism blending Christian and Chinese influences, how the Chinese American writer Lin Yutang wrote his own kind of utopias, how China is described as a dystopian country in Sheng Lao's 1932 Cat Country, how Ruzhen Li's 1827 novel Destiny of Flowers in the Mirror evokes complex utopian visions including accounts of lands ruled by women and how Li's flowers also resonate in Mao's romantic, utopian idiom encapsulated in his slogan "Let a Hundred Flowers Bloom.
An added bonus is the page of Cultural Explanation which explains many details of the story's authentic illustrations, plus some famous teachings of Confucius called the Analects