When it came to fasting, war, and illness, the Master exercised caution.Confucius, & Slingerland, E. (2003). Analects: With selections from traditional commentaries. Hackett Publishing.
The Master exercised great care with regard to the following: preparations for a sacrifice, warfare, and illness.Confucius, & Watson, B. (2007). The Analects of Confucius. Columbia University Press.