常将有日思无日,莫将无时想有时cháng jiāng yǒu rì sī wú rì, mò jiāng wú shí xiǎng yǒu shí When rich, you have time to dream, but do not dream of riches when you are poor 常在河边走,哪能不湿鞋cháng zài hé biān zǒu, nǎ néng bù shī xié People can't avoid the influence of the local environment
Earliest printed book
One of the most important inventions that China can lay claim to is printing. The oldest printed book is the Diamond Sutra, printed in 868CE and now held at the British Library, London. It is a large book of Buddhist scripture. It was produced from hand produced wooden blocks that were inked to produce copies on paper. Read More
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