Student ______________________ Fall 2012
Global 9A Miss Canone
The Wisdom of Confucius
Confucius, the great philosopher of China, developed a moral system to guide people in the good way of life. His teachings advocated behavior that showed obedience and respect for superiors such as family members, ancestors, or leaders. Confucius believed that humans are inherently social beings. Adherence to conventions or rituals would ensure harmony. Correct behavior within the framework of a set of relationships was necessary to advan...