Mencius. Book IV: Lî Lâu. Part I. Chapter XXII.

Legge's summary: The benefit of reproof.

Mencius said, 'Men's being ready with their tongues arises simply from their not having been reproved.'

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Translated by James Legge, published in 1861 and revised for publication in 1895. Prepared as etext by Stephen R. McIntyre. Noded by schist. Please msg schist if you have suggestions for useful hard-links.

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