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„In antiquity the sage kings recognized that men's nature is bad and that their tendencies were not being corrected and their lawlessness controlled.“

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Xun Zi Quote: In antiquity the sage kings recognized that men's nature is bad and that their tendencies were not being corrected and their lawlessness controlled.

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Xun Zi
Nationality: Chinese
Profession: Philosopher

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