The Doctrine of the Mean (Chinese-English Bilingual Edition)
This book is an important theoretical work in ancient China on educational theories, which is a set of theory and methods to enhance humans basic moral qualities for the pacific harmony advocated by Confucius and elaborated by Zisi.
The Doctrine of the Mean is one of the Four Books of Confucian philosophy.The text is attributed to Zisi (also known as Kong Ji), the only grandson of Confucius. It was published as a chapter in the Classic of Rites.
The path may not be left for an instant. If it could be left, it would not be the path. On this account, the superior man does not wait till he sees things, to be cautious, nor till he hears things, to be apprehensive.
THE DOCTRINE OF THE MEAN