Analects 2.16

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Other Translations:

The Master said, “Working from the wrong starting point will lead to nothing but harm.”

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

The Master said, To delve into strange doctrines can bring only harm.

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

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