Sentence Examples

  • Confucius did not see this, and it was impossible that he should.
  • We pay cult to Confucius and to the dead to express our respect for them.
  • Thither also went Confucius, for he would not countenance by his presence the men who had driven their ruler away.
  • Confucius was wont to say that he who was not acquainted with the Shih was not fit to be conversed with, and that the study of it would produce a mind without a single depraved thought.
  • Confucius, it is recorded, sacrificed to the dead, as if they were present, and to the spirits, as if they were there.