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Daoism -> Zhuangzi -> Outer Chapters -> The Tree on the Mountain -> 4.3

孔子Confucius said,
!” 'Excellent;'
and thereupon he took leave of his associates,
forsook his disciples,
retired to the neighbourhood of a great marsh,
wore skins and hair cloth,
and ate acorns and chestnuts.
He went among animals without causing any confusion among their herds,
and among birds without troubling their movements.
Birds and beasts did not dislike him;
how much less would men do so!

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