The Master said, “The gentleman understands rightness, whereas the petty person understands profit.”Confucius, & Slingerland, E. (2003). Analects: With selections from traditional commentaries. Hackett Publishing.
The Master said, The gentleman is alert to what is right. The petty man is alert to what is profitable.Confucius, & Watson, B. (2007). The Analects of Confucius. Columbia University Press.