More From Xun Zi
- "Music is a fantastic peacekeeper of the world, it is integral to harmony, and it is a required fundamental of human emotion."
- "Thus, anybody who follows this nature and gives way its states will be led into quarrels and conflicts, and go against the conventions and rules of society, and will end up a criminal."
- "Therefore, a person should first be changed by a teacher’s instructions, and guided by principles of ritual. Only then can he observe the rules of courtesy and humility, obey the conventions and rules of society, and achieve order."