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Mencius+Slides - Slide 1 On Mencius Slide 2 Benevolent...

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Slide 1 On Mencius ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ Slide 2 Benevolent Government Benevolence and rightness vs. “Profit” 1A1 “50 paces laughing at 100 paces” 1A3 Replacing an ox with a sheep 1A7 – the heart/mind which cannot bear to see the suffering of others. “Climbing a Tree to Look for Fish” 1A7 “Regicide?” 1B8 Stories of Shun 5A1-6 ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ Slide 3 “50 paces laughing at 100 paces” During a battle, cowardly soldiers fled in terror. Some ran 100 paces, others 50 paces. Those who fled 50 paces jeered at those who had run 100 paces. Do you think that's appropriate?“ Mencius 1A3 ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________
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Slide 4 “Climbing a Tree to Look for Fish” Is it as bad as that? It’s likely to be worse. Mencius 1A7 ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ Slide 5 Sage-Emperors Yao & Shun Mencius 5A1-6 ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ Slide 6 Strong points (2A2) “Unmoved Mind” Insight into Words Nourishing “flood-like” ch’i ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________
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Slide 7 Flood-like Ch’i Vast and unyielding Can fill the space between Heaven and Earth The phrase signifies spiritual tranquility, generosity and strength undisturbed by circumstances.
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