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reading: confucius

The Master said, “When we see men of worth, we should think of equaling them; when we see men of a contrary character, we should turn inwards and examine ourselves.” – The Analects of Confucius (trans. James Legge)

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coming alive

We nestle in nature, and draw our living as parasites from her roots and grains, and we receive glances from the heavenly bodies, which calls us to solitude, and fortell the remotest future. –Ralph Waldo Emerson, “Nature.” The longer we … Continue reading

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