逢奸宁可玉碎,气正不求瓦全féng jiān nìng kě yù suì, qì zhèng bù qiú wǎ quán It is better to die with honor than surrender 麻雀虽小,五脏俱全má què suī xiǎo, wǔ zàng jù quán A person is a person regardless of size. Complete in every detail 宁为玉碎,不为瓦全nìng wéi yù suì, bù wéi wǎ quán Better to persevere than face destruction by standing out 十全十美shí quán shí měi Perfection; Faultless
The illustrious Ming
It was during the Ming dynasty that China achieved many accomplishments: a vast fleet sailed the seas and made many dicoveries.; an encylopedia of the accumulated knowledge was distilled into 11,000 chapers; trade with America brought in new vegetables and cotton that were widely grown. Read More
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