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Mencius. Book VI: Kâo Tsze. Part II. Chapter XII.

Legge's summary: Faith in principles necessary to firmness in action.

Mencius said, 'If a scholar have not faith, how shall he take a firm hold of things?'


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Translated by James Legge, published in 1861 and revised for publication in 1895. Prepared as etext by Stephen R. McIntyre. Noded by schist. Please msg schist if you have suggestions for useful hard-links.

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