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Quote of Confucius - Learning without thought is labor lost...


Biography - Confucius:

Chinese teacher, editor, politician and philosopher.
Born: -551 - Died: -479
Period:
5th century BC
6th century BC
Place of birth: China
China

Learning without thought is labor lost thought without learning is perilous.




Translation

Translation

(French, German)



French
Étudier sans réfléchir est vain, mais réfléchir sans apprendre est dangereux.

German
Lernen ohne zu denken, ist eitel, denken, ohne zu lernen, gefährlich.




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