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Mozi 《墨子》

卷六 節用上 Book 6 - Economy of Expenditures I

  聖人天下天下國家無用足以聖王發令使民用是故

  以為衣裳加溫宮室以為風寒盜賊加固以為盜賊盜賊不勝是故聖人作為以為四方為此是故大人珠玉鳥獸衣裳宮室

  為難為難

  聖王:「丈夫二十女子十五。」聖王聖王有所二十有所四十與其聖王十年可以二三使可以不然

  今天所以寡人使不足餓死不可大人興師攻伐鄰國終年數月男女相見所以寡人居處不安飲食不時疾病攻城野戰不可所以寡人聖人聖人所以眾人墨子無用聖王天下大利


Chinese text: This work was published before January 1, 1923, and is in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least 100 years ago.

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