The Master said, 'At fifteen,...

The Master said, 'At fifteen, I had my mind bent on learning.

'At thirty, I stood firm.

'At forty, I had no doubts.

'At fifty, I knew the decrees of Heaven.

'At sixty, my ear was an obedient organ for the reception of truth.

'At seventy, I could follow what my heart desired, without transgressing what was right.'