Analects 7.7

Original Text:

子曰自行束脩以上吾未尝无诲焉

Translation:

Other Translations:

The Master said, “I have never denied instruction to anyone who, of their own accord, offered up as little as a bundle of silk or bit of cured meat.”

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

The Master said, If a person comes with a bundle of dried meat or better, I’ve never refused him instruction.

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

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