Analects 12.14

Original Text:



Other Translations:

Zizhang asked about governing.

The Master replied, “Occupy your position without wearying and conduct your business in a dutiful manner.”

Confucius, & Slingerland, E. (2003). Analects: With selections from traditional commentaries. Hackett Publishing.

Zizhang asked about government. The Master said, While you’re engaged in it, never be negligent. Act in accordance with loyalty.

Confucius, & Watson, B. (2007). The Analects of Confucius. Columbia University Press.

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