By: Alexia Von Handorf
Confucius was the leader of Confucianism he believed in a peaceful society. " he also saw that society and government had to change". Confucius realized that society was very violent and he didn't like violence. He believed society needed to change into a peaceful society. "They should be kind, honest, wise, and faithful". Confucius believed to have a peaceful society people needed to be kind, honest, wise, and faithful. to sum it up, Confucius wanted a peaceful society.
Confucius believed there were only 5 basic relationships ruler and subject, husband and wife, father and son, older sibling and younger sibling, and friend and friend. "All people must respect those above them I status". Confucius believed that among the five relationships the person with the highest status must be respected and obeyed. "In return, those with authority, such as rules, husbands, and older siblings, must set a good example". The person in the relationship with the higher status, must set a good example. Confucius believed the only five relationships were ruler and subject, husband and wife, father and son, older sibling and younger sibling, and friend and friend.
Confucius left a great impact on Chinese history. "Values such as respect for elders, proper behavior, and love of scholarship became deeply woven into Chinese history". Confucius's values influenced Chinese society, the values are respect for elders, good behavior, and the love of scholarship. "Even today, the sayings of Confucius are wise and practical". Even now, centuries later, Confucius's values are considered smart and practical. Overall, Confucius even helped form our society.
Confucianism's goal was to have a peaceful society. " The goal of Confucianism was to achieve a peaceful society". Confucianism wanted for there to be no violence and for the society to be peaceful. "Confucius taught that society worked well when all people used standards of good behavior in their roles and in their relationships with others". Confucius taught everyone, society works best when people have good behavior during relationships an their jobs in society. Confucianism just wanted to have a peaceful society.