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Nine wishes


The superior man has nine wishes.

  • In seeing, he wishes to see clearly.
  • In hearing, he wishes to hear distinctly.
  • In his expression, he wishes to be warm.
  • In his appearance, he wishes to be respectful.
  • In his speech, he wishes to be sincere.
  • In handling affairs, he wishes to be serious.
  • When in doubt, he wishes to ask.
  • When he is angry, he wishes to think of the resultant difficulties.
  • And when he sees an opportunity for gain, he wishes to think of righteousness.