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Ideas of Xunzi (Xun Kuang), by Text

[Chinese, 290 - 222 BCE, Follower of Confucius]

250BCE The Xunzi
p.167 Rituals escape natural chaos, and benefit everyone, by reshaping our motivations [Norden]
23 p.169 Rituals don't arise from human nature; they are the deliberate creations of a sage