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  • 1. Confucianism By Arnold V. Evangelista CP# 09178976653 [email_address]
  • 2. Confucianism
    • is a Chinese ethical and philosophical system developed from the teachings of the Chinese philosopher Confucius
  • 3.
    • Was a Chinese thinker and social philosopher of the Spring and Autumn Period.
    • Born in 551B.C to a noble but poor family.
    • Died in 479 B. C
  • 4. Words of Wisdom from Confucius
    • A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.
    • When you say something, say what you know. When you don't know something, say you don't know. That is knowledge.
    • Study the past if you would define the future.
    • Forget injuries never forget kindness.
    • Virtue is more to man than either water or fire. I have seen men die from treading on water and fire, but I have never seen a man die from treading the course of virtue.
    • It does not matter how slowly you go so long as you do not stop.“
    • When anger rises, think of the consequences
  • 5. Compilation of Word of Wisdom
  • 6. In Confucianism
    • is an ethical system rather than a religion.
    • human beings are teachable
    • improvable and perfectible through personal
    • It teaches us that we are destined to interact with one another as members of one and the same society.
    • the family and the state
  • 7. Five relationships
    • father-child
    • ruler-subject
    • husband-wife
    • elder brother-younger brother
    • friend-friend
    • “ A country would be well-governed when all the parties performed their parts aright in these relationships “
  • 8.
    • Confucian ethical teachings include the following values:
    • Li: includes ritual, propriety, etiquette,
    • Hsiao: love within the family: love of parents for their children and of children for their parents
    • Yi: righteousness Xin: honesty and trustworthiness
    • Jen: Kindness, humaneness towards others; the highest Confucian virtue
    • Chung: loyalty to the state, etc.
  • 9.
    • China
    • Korea
    • Taiwan
    • Vietnam
  • 10.
    • (Thank You)