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|Mencken, H. L. Honor is simply the morality of superior men. - Mencken, H. L. |
Have you ever watched a crab on the shore crawling backward in search of the
Atlantic Ocean, and missing? That's the way the mind of man operates. -
|It sets for us a marvellous ideal, that of the Chiintzu Ulinzfl or Superior Man—one |
who is perfectly self-controlled and self-sufficient, wholly free from self-seeking
and able to ... Uohn Blofeld] *** Honor is simply the morality of superior men.
|lantry in order to hush the sneers of men who pretend to gallantry in order to hush |
his sneers. ... often overlooked is that the same fallibility shows itself upon the
higher level of what is called honor, which is simply the morality of superior men.
|Koto, Midori The fiery trials through which we pass will light us down in honor or |
dishonor to the latest generation. - Lincoln, Abraham Because there ...
Mandeville, Bernard Honor is simply the morality of superior men. - Mencken,
H. L. Let my ...
|Honor and Peacemaking in Israeli-Palestinian Society Sharon D. Lang ... he is a |
morally superior man,” leads to an ambiguous reaction—sometimes moral
superiority is admired, and other times it is ... From their perspective, jaha elders
aim simply to formulate a solution to the problem, and one that will satisfy both
|have moral principle — absolutely nothing is without it. (9.7b: n/ 155: ... One |
should simply probe moral principle; moral principle is the same as heavenly
principle [t'ien-li]. Even if ... When Confucius spoke about it, he said: "The superior
man abides in his room. ... As hinge and bowspring move, they bring honor or
|their self-presentation and self-understanding as moral (and political) guides.106 |
We wish to supplement ... On the other side, a superior 's honor is simply not
committed, not engaged, by an inferior 's affront, although the superior has the
power to punish impudence. ... which you have the power to take advantage, but
refrain when you have your fair share, so that men may think that you strive for
|for “a man of complete virtue” conveys the idea of morally perfected state or |
highest degree of moral attainment, sagehood, rather than ... This sense of junzi
provides an explanatory justification for Legge's preference for “superior man” for
the other occurrences of ... general rendering I have preferred “the higher type of
man,” “the nobler sort of man,” or sometimes more simply as “the good man. ... In
desiring honor and averting shame, the junzi and small-minded persons are the
|For instance, he noted, men might regain a ruined reputation simply by |
repudiating their formerly lusty ways. ... Extolling the virtue of violence for the
sake of honor insulted, a Virginia female propagandist for secession believed
that assault and battery and the duel were the sole means to protect one's ...
Rather, they came to believe that women were morally and possibly intellectually
superior to men.
|eral centuries of tradition, "The man without honor is worse than dead. ... rank, |
superior birth) and honor = virtue (moral integrity).4 In the sixteenth and
seventeenth centuries, honor was generally considered ... 6 To define honor as a
consideration of property in colonial New Spain is simply anachronistic: in the
sixteenth and ...