"Treat your inferiors as you would be treated by your superiors."

Seneca the Younger, Epistulae morales ad Lucilium 47:11 (Roman 65 CE)

"If people regarded other people's families in the same way that they regard their own, who then would incite their own family to attack that of another? For one would do for others as one would do for oneself."

Mozi (Mohism)

"This is an ordinance: Act for the man who acts, to cause him to act. This is thanking him for what he does."

The Tale of the Eloquent Peasant (1970-1640 BC) The Tale of Sinuhe and Other Ancient Egyptian Poems, tr. R.B. Parkinson

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