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The great man does not think beforehand of his words that they may be sincere, nor of his actions that they may be resolute, he simply speaks and does what is right.

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Submitted by Normando on March 16, 2019

Mencius

Mencius (Chinese: --; Zhuyin/Bopomofo: --e -e; pinyin: Meng Ze; Wade-Giles: Meng Tzu), most accepted dates: 372 - 289 BCE; other possible dates: 385 - 303/302 BCE) was a Chinese philosopher who was arguably the most famous Confucian after Confucius himself

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