朝闻道,夕死可矣

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Mandarin[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From: c. 479 BCE – 221 BCE, anon, Analects of Confucius

Proverb[edit]

朝闻道,夕死可矣 (simplified, Pinyin zhāo wén dào, xì sǐ kě yǐ, traditional 朝聞道,夕死可矣)

  1. If in the morning I were to gain knowledge of the correct path (in life), I would be able to die at sunset (without regrets).

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