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管子 — Volume 01 : Chapters 1-5   By: (-645 BC)

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"管子 — Volume 01 : Chapters 1-5" by Zhong Guan is a fascinating exploration of ancient Chinese philosophy and governance. The author delves into the teachings of the legendary strategist and philosopher Guan Zhong, offering insights into his thoughts on leadership, morality, and statecraft.

Through a series of thought-provoking chapters, Zhong Guan brings Guan Zhong's ideas to life, providing valuable lessons for readers interested in understanding the principles of good governance. The author's meticulous research and analysis shine through in this well-written and engaging book.

Overall, "管子 — Volume 01 : Chapters 1-5" is a must-read for anyone looking to deepen their understanding of Chinese philosophy and history. Zhong Guan's clear and concise writing style makes this book accessible to a wide range of readers, and the insights it offers are sure to spark meaningful discussions and reflections.

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凡有地牧民者,務在四時,守在倉廩。國多財,則遠者來,地辟舉,則民 留處;倉廩實,則知禮節;衣食足,則知榮辱;上服度,則六親固。四維 張,則君令行。故省刑之要,在禁文巧,守國之度,在飾四維,順民之經 ,在明鬼神,祇山川,敬宗廟,恭祖舊。不務天時,則財不生;不務地利 ,則倉廩不盈;野蕪曠,則民乃菅,上無量,則民乃妄。文巧不禁,則民 乃淫,不璋兩原,則刑乃繁。不明鬼神,則陋民不悟;不祇山川,則威令 不聞;不敬宗廟,則民乃上校;不恭祖舊,則孝悌不å... Continue reading book >>

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