People are advised not to covet small gains while overlooking what is worthwhile in the bigger picture.
The story of Xu Yun’s wife tells us that what is important is a person’s inner beauty—a high moral character.
Guan Zhong was a great prime minister in Chinese history, producing the first book on legalism.
Great literary works can evoke a multitude of emotions, yet can also nourish people’s hearts. But how does one create great books or articles? And how does a writer find the [...]
The Lantern Festival ends the 15-day celebration of Chinese New Year. As a result, it is an exciting festival that draws huge crowds of people out to celebrate under the full moon.
The Chinese character combination 戰爭 (zhàn zhēng) stands for war, as does the first character alone, 戰 (zhàn).
The Chinese idiom 諱疾忌醫, pronounced huì jí jì yī, refers to concealing an illness and avoiding treatment.
The Chinese idiom 不戰屈人, pronounced bù zhàn qū rén, refers to the idea of subduing the enemy without war.
The Chinese idiom “playing the qin to a cow” describes the wasted effort of talking to someone who cannot or will not understand.
Sun Bin overcame a treacherously wrought disability to become a great military strategist in Chinese history.