"Men all say, "We are wise"; but being driven forward and taken in a net, a trap, or a pitfall, they know not how to escape. Men all say, "We are wise"; but happening to choose the course of the Mean, they are not able to keep it for a round month."




China - Religious figure
Confucius was a Chinese philosopher and was the founder of confucianism. His philosophy promotes social relationships, justice and family loyalty.

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