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  • chrestomathy
  • classics
  • library
  • miscellanea
  • works
  • collected works
  • delectus
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How to use analects in a sentence

He wrote: “Analects,” etc., and is credited with having compiled the “Ancient Poems.”
THROUGH THE YEAR WITH FAMOUS AUTHORSMABEL PATTERSON
We are told in the Confucian Analects that the master said, “The accomplished scholar is not a utensil.”
VILLAGE LIFE IN CHINAARTHUR H. SMITH
The doctrine of the sage is clearly expressed in the Analects, and amounts only to courtesy and propriety.
THE RELIGIONS OF JAPANWILLIAM ELLIOT GRIFFIS
But by this method one misses much of the characterisation which is such an attractive feature of the Analects.
THE SAYINGS OF CONFUCIUSCONFUCIUS
The works of Mencius abound, like the Confucian Analects, in sententious utterances.
A HISTORY OF CHINESE LITERATUREHERBERT A. GILES
Like the Books of the Confucian Analects, those of this work are headed by two or three words at or near the commencement of them.
THE WISDOM OF CONFUCIUSEPIPHANIUS WILSON
I looked at its title—The Analects of Confucius—and blinked.
TO CHOKE AN OCEANJESSE F. (JESSE FRANKLIN) BONE
The Analects are translated by the brilliant writer, Thomas de Quincey.
THE CONTINENTAL MONTHLY, VOL. 5, NO. 5, MAY, 1864VARIOUS
But there is an end to everything, even to the "Confucian Analects," and so there was also to this lovers' colloquy.
STORIES BY ENGLISH AUTHORS: ORIENTVARIOUS
In his "Analects" Confucius defines Courage by explaining, as is often his wont, what its negative is.
BUSHIDO, THE SOUL OF JAPANINAZO NITOB
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WORDS RELATED TO ANALECTS

  • ana
  • analects
  • anthology
  • chrestomathy
  • classics
  • collected works
  • delectus
  • library
  • miscellanea
  • oeuvre
  • works
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