Confucius Opposes Killing (My Translation) – Analects Book 12 – Chapter 19

Confucius Opposes Killing  季康子问政于孔子曰:“如杀无道,以就有道,何如” 孔子对曰:“子为政,焉用杀?子欲善而民善矣。君子之德风,小人之德草,草,上之风,必偃。”  Confucius: Analects – Book 12 – Chapter 19  Ji Kangzi asked Confucius about the nature of politics: ‘Is it not a matter of