2 Stories of Self-Defense Using Courage and Wisdom in Ancient China

The Great Wall of China.

During the Tang Dynasty of ancient China, King Teng was known for his highly lewd and immoral disposition. (Image: Yuri Yavnik via Dreamstime)

Everything Has a Soul: How Did a Pure and Generous Person Subdue a Tiger?

Closeup shot of a Bengal tiger.

As fierce as tigers are, subduing a tiger is not impossible. (Image: Andreanita via Dreamstime)

Selfless Acts of Brotherhood

Ancient Chinese painting on a blue porcelain tray.

Every family has their own stories of selfless acts of brotherhood which are passed on to future generations like timeless treasures. (Image: Linqong via Dreamstime)

Want to Become a Good Man, Then Hone These Qualities as a Boy

Smiling African American boy sitting on the beach.

If you instill these qualities into your son, he'll grow up to be a man you can be proud of. (Image: Spotmatik via Dreamstime)

The Mighty Virtue of General Han Xin

‘Continue’ by Maya Angelou, a Poignant and Beautiful Poem

Young black woman with eyes closed.

'Continue to be who and how you are, to astonish a mean world with your acts of kindness.' (Image: Leighann Blackwood via Unsplash)

5 Uplifting Virtues of Jade

A carved jade flower..

Jade is synonymous with Chinese culture, both ancient and modern. Many fine virtues have been attributed to jade over the millennia. (Image: Bannerwega via Dreamstime)

How One Small Act of Kindness Grew to Touch the World

Sir Thomas Moore's 100th birthday cak.

Captain, Sir Thomas Moore receives a Knighthood for his service and kindness. (Image: Ilzekalve via Dreamstime)

The Many Incarnations of Courage

A man walking in the woods.

Dealing with fear and overcoming it is the essence of courage. (Image: Screenshot via YouTube)

The Power of Faith

A container ship.

message that Mr. Tom Waugh wrote in 1978 before launching it from a cargo ship into the sea 30 nautical miles north of Sydney, Australia. (Image: kliempictures via Pixabay)