13Han Fei Quotes

Chinese Philosopher

Han Fei, also known as Han Feizi, was an influential political Chinese philosopher of the Warring States period who synthesized the methods of his predecessors using the relatively recent innovation of rule by law as a base, as described in his eponymous work... (source)

The intelligent ruler makes the law select men and makes no arbitrary appointment himself; he makes the law measure merits and makes no arbitrary judgment himself. view quote

A ruler makes use of the majority and neglects the minority, and so he does not devote himself to virtue but to law. view quote

I believe it is impossible to be sure of anything. view quote

A filial son to his father can be a traitorous subject to his ruler. view quote

Superior and inferior wage one hundred battles a day. view quote

The severe household has no fierce slaves, but it is the affectionate mother. view quote

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