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众口难调zhòng kǒu nán tiáo You can't please everyone all the time. Everyone has different tastes 众人拾柴火焰高zhòng rén shí chái huǒyàn gāo People need to pull together to achieve something significant
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
There is worldwide speculation on where the future will take China. For thousands of years China was by any measure the top nation on Earth, and so it seems natural that after 150 years of turmoil China will become the leading country again. In this page we speculate on what this might mean to China and the rest of the world. Read More
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