The Fascinating Origin of ‘Fair Trade’

A commercial scale.

Historically, 'fair trade' has been cast on a steelyard's sliding weight for weighing steel. (Image: Jill Lehmann via Dreamstime)

8 Cardinal Virtues in People’s Lives

A statue of Conficius.

The 8 Cardinal Virtues are the criteria that Confucius left for people to follow. (Image: Kevinsmithnyc via Wikimedia Commons)

The Legendary Tale of Houyi and Chang’e, Goddess of the Moon

A painting of Cheng'e, the Goddess of the Moon.

The enchanting tale of Houyi and Chang'e, his beautiful wife. (Image: via Wikimedia Commons)

A Feng Shui Master’s Bowl of Water

A lotuus flower in a bowl of water.

No matter what culture you belong to, the concept of feng shui will have directly or indirectly affected your thoughts and subsequent living arrangements. (Image: iano via Pixabay)

The Traditional Masculine Code: Complaining and Explaining

A man looking at a sunset.

When making a list of manly traits, complaining and explaining should be left off. (Image: successdhamala via Pixabay)

Rejecting Lust Results in Building Good Fortune

Lin Maoxian, a scholar during the Northern Song Dynasty, rejected the advances of his neighbor's wife. (Image: via The Epoch Times)

The Humble and Honorable Empress Ma

Empress Ma told her officials that if anyone from her family tried to meddle in state affairs, tried to gain favors, or make influential connections, they should be punished in accordance with the law. (Image: via Taste Of Life)