Confucianism & Taoism

The similarities and differences

Confucian Government?

China's government is based off the teachings of Confucius. They run a government that believes that a ruler should govern his subjects by his own example, and should treat them with love, respect and concern.

Filial Piety

In Confusion philosophy, filial piety is a virtue of respect for one's parents, elders, and ancestors. Asian families would be influenced by Confucius teachings because Confucius put a particular emphasis on the importance of the family.

Quotes by Confucius

Are Taoist principles relevant to issues of everyday life today??

Taoism is a philosophical, ethical, and religious tradition of Chinese origin that emphasizes living in harmony with the Tao. The term Tao means the way, path or principle. I believe that in some places it is still relevant to some peoples religion.

Confucianism and Taoism Collide

The two individual principles connect to each other to form an entire religion and a way of thinking. They use the Filial Piety and they use Taoism's "way, path, or principle of life" and that's their form of religion and their way of living