Dragon-carving and the literary mind 12

China
March 25, 2007 9:42am CST
This shows the funtion of language on diplomatic occasions.In praise of zi chan, confucious said,"Language is for expressing thoughts fully,linguistic ornament for reinfocing language ."Commenting on men of virtue in general,he remarked,"feelings should be genuine,words clever."This indicates in fine language and convey feelings in well-chosen words are the golden rule of writing.
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@VKXY62 (1606)
• Australia
25 Mar 07
Hi, I am trying to catch up with all that you have posted. I wonder who these writings these belong to, words of wisdom, they interest me.