eastern han dynasty, honesty, integrity, liu chong, officials, su zhang

Ancient Chinese Stories of Honest Officials

Ancient China had a long history of officials who upheld integrity and honesty in their duties. The following two stories from the Eastern Han Dynasty illustrate the remarkable moral fortitude of ancient Chinese officials, who remained honest and unbiased even when confronted with personal relationships and tempting situations. Su Zhang handles cases without favoritism During ...

Mikel Davis

Chinese landscape painting of a tree with green leaves along a river.