A sunflower.
Mastering the Art of Letting Go
Most modern societies around the world deem the worth of a human through how much control he or she has over the rest of the community. Success is determined by this metric where you try...
Moss on a rock.
How a Servant’s Loyalty Earned the Respect of the King
At the end of the Warring States Period, the Qin kingdom sent an army to attack the Wei kingdom. The Qin army won a significant victory. However, the Wei kingdom’s young prince escaped. The king...
Leaves on a tree changing from green to gold to brown.
Ancient Teachings on How to Deal With Your Mistakes
Today, there are numerous psychologists and specialists coming up with various methods to correct the mistakes we make in our live. While some of these suggestions might be useful, some can be downright useless. However,...
Egyptian egg ovens
The Amazing Egyptian Egg Ovens
The ancient Egyptians were known to be master builders, having built the pyramids and other wondrous architecture. Their expertise can also be seen in the ingenious egg hatching system that they invented 2,000 years ago...
Upholding Integrity: We Are Family
Throughout Chinese history, every successive dynasty would treat the people and the royal families of the previous dynasty with courtesy and respect. This was done as a way of demonstrating scrupulous regard for the great...
Marcus Aurelius’ Meditations: Winning the Admiration of the Gods
The ancient Roman Emperor Marcus Aurelius once stated: “Here is a rule to remember in the future when anything tempts you to feel bitter: Do not think 'This is misfortune,' but 'To bear this worthily...