One should act only as the past patriotic man of virtue: when he felt indebted, he devoted all his power to repaying the kindness, even doing this if it required his death. Also, he simply devoted his sharpened vigor to diligently doing his work, never being negligent, even if it required his death.
The First Year of Kaei, September. “A Critique After a Clear Understanding of the Seven Classics Over the Hearth”


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