| 1861
...TIM-, our application of 'the loaves and fishes.' fflj ^ |f ^ = ffij ^ CHAPTER XXVI. 1. Mencius said, " **There are three things which are unfilial, and to have no posterity is the greatest of them.** 2. " Shun married, without informing his parents, because of this, lest he slwuld have no posterity.... | |
| James Legge - 1867 - 432 psl.
...so gifted and the ungifted will not admit an inch." FILIAL AND FRATERNAL DUTIES. Mencius said, " **There are three things which are unfilial, and to have no posterity is the greatest of them.*** " The richest fruit of benevolence is this : the service of one's parents. The richest fruit of righteousness... | |
| Ssǔ shu - 1870 - 382 psl.
...doctrine of the ancients, would have acted with a view to eating and drinking." XXVI. 1. Mencius said, " **There are three things which are unfilial, and to have no posterity is the greatest of them.** 2. " Shun married, without informing his parents, because of this, lest he should have no posterity.... | |
| James Legge - 1875 - 402 psl.
...ways of the ancients, would have acted with a view to eating and drinking." XXVI. 1. Mencius said, " **There are three things which are unfilial, and to have no posterity is the greatest of them.** We must understand that Tsze-gaou had gone on a mission from Ts'e to Loo, and that Yoh-ching took the... | |
| 1882
...imagination ; but I venture to say that the reader would never imagine that what Mencius says is true, " **There are three things which are unfilial, and to have no posterity is the greatest of them."** The next of the Five Relations introduces us to the subject of marriage, in all its bearings. Marriages... | |
| Augustus Ward Loomis - 1882 - 432 psl.
...so gifted and the ungiftedwill not admit an inch." FILIAL AND FRATERNAL DUTIES. Mencius said, " **There are three things which are unfilial, and to have no posterity is the greatest of them.*** " The richest fruit of benevolence is this : the service of one's parents. The richest fruit of righteousness... | |
| James Legge - 1895
...the loaves and «- 312 PT. I. CH. XXVII.] THE WORKS OF MENCITTS. CHAP. XXVI. i. Mencius said, ' **There are three things which are unfilial , and to have no posterity is the greatest of them.** 2. ' Shun married without informing his parents because of this, lest he should have no posterity.... | |
| James Legge - 1895
...application of ' the loaves and PT. I. CH. XXVII.] THE WORKS OF MENCIUS. CHAP. XXVI. i. Mencius said, ' **There are three things which are unfilial, and to have no posterity is the greatest of them.** 2. 'Shun married without informing his parents because of this, lest lie should have no posterity.... | |
| Rounsevelle Wildman - 1900 - 318 psl.
...government service for their filial piety and the purity of their characters. Mencius ruled that " **There are three things which are unfilial, and to have no posterity is the greatest of them."** Hence the custom of child marriages comes naturally, and is followed by the custom of divorce and concubinage... | |
| Nobushige Hozumi - 1901 - 76 psl.
...without leaving a son to perpetuate the worship of his ancestors and himself. Mencius (S1? ) says. **"There are three things which are unfilial, and to have no posterity is the greatest of them."** (^-^-WHffi^^^c) In passing, it may be noted that the other two unfilial things are the encouragement... | |
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