以其昏昏,使人昭昭

二零一七年一月二十九日讀《東方日報》,有由龍七公撰寫題為〈寧為宇宙閒吟客 怕作乾坤竊祿人〉的文章,內容評論兩位特首候選人,其中有「以其昏昏,使人昭昭」一句。

「以其昏昏,使人昭昭」一句出自《孟子‧盡心下》,原句是:

賢者以其昭昭使人昭昭,今以其昏昏使人昭昭。

意思是「賢人先使自己明白,然後才去使別人明白;但今天的人則是自己都沒有搞清楚,卻想去使別人明白。」,即是指外行人胡亂指揮內行人,或者指自己不懂卻想要使別人明白。

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