Confucianism


"When one cultivates to the utmost the principles of his nature, and exercises them on the principle of reciprocity, he is not far from the path. What you do not like when done to yourself, do not do to others."

Doctrine of the Mean 13:3



"Tsze-kung said, What I do not wish men to do to me, I also wish not to do to men. The Master said, Tsze, you have not attained to that."

Confucius (551-479 BC), Analects 5:12



"To cultivate oneself so as to give all people security and peace, even Yao and Shun found it difficult to do."

Analects 14:45



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