Wang Yangming: One Body With Heaven and Earth

The great man regards Heaven and Earth and the myriad things as one body. He regards the world as one family and the country as one person. As to those who make a cleavage between objects and distinguish between the self and others, they are … Continue reading Wang Yangming: One Body With Heaven and Earth



Header: Anup Shah/Minden Pictures, Getty Images Altruism—noun: the belief in or practice of disinterested and selfless concern for the well-being of others.—Oxford Dictionary   Alteri huic—Latin: to this other—Etymology Altruism is a popular Western topic of philosophical discussion among laity and among introductory philosophy classes. … Continue reading Altruism