On page 215, Confucius states "A young man's duty is to behave well to his parents at home and to his elders abroad."
let me help you, sir.
Thank you, young man.
The speaker states that "not to value goods which are hard to come by will keep them from theft;not to display what is desirable will keep them from being unsettled of mind." (ll 15-16)
I don't need a coffee.
On Lines 18-21, the speaker states "Therefore in governing the people, the sage empties their minds but fills their bellies, weakens their wills but strengthens their bones.He always keeps them innocent of knowledge and free from desire, and ensures that the clever never dare to act."