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Understanding Asian Philosophy
Chinese Proverbs showing the wisdom of restraint and patience
Vedic philosophy. Daoism Persons. Hundred Schools of Thought. Chinese philosophy originates in the Spring and Autumn period and Warring States period , during a period known as the " Hundred Schools of Thought ",  which was characterized by significant intellectual and cultural developments. Early Shang dynasty thought was based upon cycles. This notion stems from what the people of the Shang Dynasty could observe around them: day and night cycled, the seasons progressed again and again, and even the moon waxed and waned until it waxed again.
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Understanding Asian Philosophy introduces the four major Asian traditions through their key texts and thinkers: the Analects of Confucius, the Daoist text Zhuangzi , the early Buddhist Suttas , and the Bhagavad Gita. Approached through the central issue of ethical development, this engaging introduction reveals the importance of moral self-cultivation and provides a firm grounding in the origins of Asian thought. Each chapter also discusses other thinkers in different traditions in the West, presenting various comparative approaches.
A set of proverbs to help you cope stoically with life's ups and downs. Perseverance and restraint are the common themes from this large collection. Chinese proverbs about patience and perseverance A set of proverbs to help you cope stoically with life's ups and downs. It is not necessary to continue in the same direction, there are other alternatives to avoid an obstacle.