Zizhang asked about governance. Confucius said: “Execute the responsibilities of your office untiringly. Carry out your duties loyally.”
Confucius said: “If you expand your learning through culture and keep your behavior in check with the rites you are unlikely to go wrong.”
Confucius said: “A leader brings out the good in people – not the bad. A petty person does exactly the opposite.”
Some useful leadership advice: if you set the right example to others and bring out the good in them, they will automatically follow you.
Confucius said: “A leader expands their learning through culture and keeps their behavior in check through the rites; as a result, they are unlikely to go wrong.”