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  • To Confucius and Auguste Comte.
  • As he put it: "Suppose there were living among my contemporaries a Confucius or a Solon, I could, according to the principles of my faith, love and admire the great man without falling into the ridiculous idea that I must convert a Solon or a Confucius."
  • There the tablets of "the soul of the most holy ancestral teacher, Confucius," and of his ten principal disciples stand as objects of worship for their countless followers.
  • The most conspicuous figure in Chinese literature is Confucius (55 1 -475 B.C.).
  • Confucius said, "To know that we know what we know, and that we do not know what we do not know, that is true knowledge."

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