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秦穆公
qín gōng ㄑㄧㄣˊ ㄇㄨˋ ㄍㄨㄥ : 姓名:嬴任好,在位前659-前621。 Duke Mu of Qin (ruled 659 BC-621 BC)

孟子·萬章上》:萬章問曰:「或曰:『百里奚自鬻於秦養牲者,五羊之皮,食牛,以要秦穆公。』」
Wan Zhang asked Mencius, 'Some say that Bai Li Xi sold himself to a cattle-keeper of Jin for the skins of five rams, and fed his oxen, in order to find an introduction to the duke Mu of Qin'
莊子·田子方》:百里奚爵祿不入於心,故飯牛而牛肥,使秦穆公忘其賤,與之政也。
The ideas of rank and emolument did not enter the mind of Bai-li Xi, and so he became a cattle-feeder, and his cattle were all in fine condition. This made duke Mu of Qin forget the meanness of his position, and put the government (of his state) into his hands.
禮記·檀弓下》:晉獻公之喪,秦穆公使人吊公子重耳,且曰:「寡人聞之:亡國恒於斯,得國恒於斯。」
At the mourning rites for duke Xian of Jin, duke Mu of Qin sent a messenger to present his condolences to Xian's son Chong-er (who was then an exile), and to add this message: 'I have heard that a time like this is specially adapted to the losing of a state, or the gaining of a state.'
韓非子·十過》:由余歸,因諫戎王,戎王弗聽,由余遂去之秦,秦穆公迎而拜之上卿,問其兵勢與其地形,既以得之,舉兵而伐之,兼國十二,開地千里。
淮南子·主術訓》:胡王好音,而秦穆公以女樂誘之。
史記·周本紀》:三十一年,秦穆公卒。
尚書·秦誓》:秦穆公伐鄭,晉襄公帥師敗諸崤,還歸,作《秦誓》。
說苑·臣術》:秦穆公使賈人載鹽,徵諸賈人,賈人買百里奚以五羖羊之皮,使將車之秦,秦穆公觀鹽,見百里奚牛肥,曰:「任重道遠以險,而牛何以肥也?」
墨子閒詁·非攻下》:有神人面鳥身,若瑾以侍,人面鳥身之神,即《明鬼下》篇秦穆公所見之句芒也。
春秋繁露·王道》:秦穆公將襲鄭,百裡、蹇叔諫曰:「千裡而襲人者,未有不亡者也。」
呂氏春秋·尊師》:神農師悉諸,黃帝師大撓,帝顓頊師伯夷父,帝嚳師伯招,帝堯師子州支父,帝舜師許由,禹師大成贄,湯師小臣,文王、武王師呂望、周公旦,齊桓公師管夷吾,晉文公師咎犯、隨會,秦穆公師百里奚、公孫枝,楚莊王師孫叔敖、沈尹巫,吳王闔閭師伍子胥、文之儀,越王句踐師范蠡、大夫種。
國語·晉語二》:秦穆公許諾,反使者,乃召大夫子明及公孫枝,曰:「夫晉國之亂,吾誰使先,若夫二公子而立之?」
列子·說符》:秦穆公謂伯樂曰:「子之年長矣,子姓有可使求馬者乎?」
鹽鐵論·論勇》:文學曰:「湯得伊尹,以區區之亳兼臣海內,文王得太公,廓酆、鄗以為天下,齊桓公得管仲以霸諸侯,秦穆公得由余,西戎八國服。」
白虎通德論·》:或曰:五霸,謂齊桓公、晉文公、秦穆公、楚莊王、吳王闔閭也。
新序·雜事五》:呂子曰:「神農學悉老,黃帝學大真,顓頊學伯夷父,帝嚳學伯招,帝堯學州文父,帝舜學許由,禹學大成執,湯學小臣,文王武王學太公望周公旦,齊桓公學管夷吾隰朋,晉文公學咎犯隨會,秦穆公學百里奚公孫支,楚莊王學孫叔敖沈尹竺,吳王闔閭學伍子胥文之儀,越王勾踐學范蠡大夫種,此皆聖王之所學也。」

See also: 穆公 秦繆公 繆公任好 繆公


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