The Master said, “Having in the morning heard that the Way was being put into practice, I could die that evening without regret.”Confucius, & Slingerland, E. (2003). Analects: With selections from traditional commentaries. Hackett Publishing.
The Master said, Hear the Way in the morning, and it won’t matter if you die that evening.Confucius, & Watson, B. (2007). The Analects of Confucius. Columbia University Press.