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“Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.” – Confucius

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Philosopher and educator Confucius was born on this day in 551 BC near present-day Qufu, in Shandong Province.

His father died when he was three years old. 219 more words


Reading with Confucius

The historic Temple of Literature in Hanoi is a large Confucius temple that houses the Imperial Academy, and it was here where the Vietnamese language was born. 362 more words


The Reliability of a Ritual

I have so much on my mind, so much that I want to say but have neglected to write about for so long. I have a list in my composition notebook of topics that I’ve been meaning to blog, but yet again I have let myself wander away from this safe haven that I have created. 606 more words

유림의 한계

외할아버지는 하나 뿐인 친손주가 조상과 가문의 대를 이을 제사를 지내지 못하게 하는 기독교인 며느리를 못마땅해하신다. 수백년을 이어온 이 나라의 전통과 예절을 무시하고, 손자마저 데려가려는 그녀가 그에게는, 한국인의 정체성을 져버린 꽤씸한 사학도(邪學徒)에 불가한지도 모른다.


Kang Yu (康宇) on the development of Confucian philosophy of history




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Academic Analysis

Famous Philosopher Quote #0207

“Wherever you go, go with all your heart.”