学びて思わざれば則ち罔し

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
Grade: 1 Grade: 2 Grade: 5 Hyōgaiji

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Chinese: 学而不思則罔

IdiomEdit

学びて思わざれば則ち罔し (hiragana まなびておもわざればすなわちくらし, romaji manabite omowazareba sunawachi kurashi)

  1. If one learns without thinking, one will be lost in his learning. That is, if one does not think about what one learns, he will not arrive at the truth of it.

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Last modified on 28 January 2014, at 18:07