Author Profession: Philosopher
Born: 551 BC
Died: 479 BC
Confucius: a widely known philosopher, teacher, theorist, a politician. What we know as confiscusim is the philosophy of Confucius which has impacted an entire civilization. Confucius was born in the 5th century BC in China. His father passed away when Confucius was just three years old and thereof was raised by his mother who also happened to pass away at an early age. At the age of 19, Confucius was married to Qiguan and was blessed with a child a year later.
Condiscus philosophy became the basis of Chinese culture after his death. Analects of Confucius is a book written by his followers, containing the philosophies of Confucius. Confucius started his career in the government services and later quit his job dissatisfied with not being able to make people understand his ideology. He went on to contribute his lessons on ethics, politics.