The Master openly expressed his views on profit, the Heavenly Mandate, and Goodness.Confucius, & Slingerland, E. (2003). Analects: With selections from traditional commentaries. Hackett Publishing.
The Master seldom spoke about profit, about fate, or about humaneness.Confucius, & Watson, B. (2007). The Analects of Confucius. Columbia University Press.