The Way of Learning

Probably, the reason people show off their own ability on the way of learning is not to have people be daunted. The reason for educating people is wanting to return to good together.
The Second Year of Ansei, The 11th of March. “Minutes of the Head Lecturer.”

22日学の道たる
蓋し学の道たる、己が才能を衒して 人を屈する所以に非ず。人を教育して同じく善に帰せんと欲する所以なり。
安政二年十一月三日「講孟箚記」