星期日, 五月 19, 2019

貪字變個貧

孟子:得道多助 失道寡助 解釋:「站在正義方面,會得到多數人的支持幫助;違背正義,必陷於孤立。」 Mencius said : A just cause gains great support, an unjust one gains little.

關愛不限年齡

  作者:彭啟堯 繪圖:保 蓮 孟 子: 老吾老以及人之老 孟子說:敬愛自己的長輩,從而推廣到愛護其他老人家。 Mencius said : Care for other's elderly as you would love your own. (蘇國麟英譯) 香港孟子學院提供,版權所有  

捨生取義

作者:彭啟堯     繪圖:保蓮 孟子:生,亦我所欲也;義,亦我所欲也。二者不可得兼,舍生而取義者也。 解釋:生命是我所追求的,正義也是我所追求的。二者不能同時得到,便捨棄生命而奉行正道。 Mencius said:“My life is all that I have and righteousness is also the most precious thing in my life. If I cannot keep both of them, I will forsake life for righteousness.” (譯英:蘇國麟) 香港孟子學院提供,版權所有

樂莫大焉

作者:彭啟堯 繪圖:保 蓮   孟 子:反身而誠,樂莫大焉。 孟子說:反躬自問誠實無欺,便是最大的快樂。 Mencius said: “There is no greater delight than to be coherent and honest in words and deeds.” (蘇國麟英譯)   香港孟子學院提供,版權所有
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因加得減

孟子:其進銳者,其退速 解釋: 前進太猛的人,後退也會快。只有中庸之道,做得恰到好處,無過無不及才是正確的,才能夠從容不迫地順利地達到目的。 Mencius said‭ :‬ ‭ ‬ ‭"‬He who advances abruptly will end in hasty retreat‭. ‬The only guidance to perfection‭. ‬To maintain a state of constant equilibrium‭, ‬without excess or insufficiency‭, ‬one may arrive at his destiny in an unruffled manner‭."‬ 香港孟子學院提供,版權所有

浩然之氣

    孟 子:我善養吾浩然之氣。其為氣也,至大至剛,以直養而無害,則塞于天地之閒。其為氣也,配義與道;無是,餒也。是集義所生者,非義襲而取之也。行有不慊於心,則餒矣。   Mencius:I am skillful in nourishing my great spirit. This is the passion-nature: it is exceedingly great, and exceedingly strong. being nourished by rectitude, and sustaining no injury, it fills up all between heaven and earth. this is the passion-nature:...
作者:彭啟堯 繪圖:保蓮 孟 子:貧賤不能移 孟子說:貧困也不能改變意志 Mencius said :One shall not budge from the path of righteousness though in poverty or menial tasks. (蘇國麟英譯) 香港孟子學院提供,版權所有

一暴十寒

一暴十寒 孟子:雖有天下易生之物也,一日暴之,十日寒之,未有能生者也。不專心致志,則不得也。 解釋:即使有一種天下最容易生長的植物,曬它一天,又凍它十天,沒有能夠生長的。不專心致志地學習,也是學不會的。 Mencius said: "Suppose there is a plant that may grow very easily. If it exposes to the sun for one day and exposes to severe cold weather for ten days, the plant may never grow. Likewise, one who does...

一樣咁衰

孟子:兵刃既接,棄甲曳兵而走。或百步而後止,或五十步而後止;以五十步笑百步,則何如?

安心立命

孟子:存其心,養其性,所以事天也。夭壽不貳,修身以俟之,所以立命也。