Sima Guang: Assessing the Abilities and Virtues of People

Sima Guang.

Contemporary painting of Sima Guang of the Northern Song Dynasty. Hand scroll, color on paper. The painting is located in the National Palace Museum, Taipei. (Image: via Public Domain)

How J.R.R. Tolkien Shows Us Ourselves

Characters in 'Lord of the Rings.'

Lord of the Rings is one of Musk's favorite books. (Image: via New Line Cinema)