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Post time 2017-11-23 11:19:17 |Display all floors
In COnfucian society, it's not "hard work" that guarantees success but hard subordination to the steely will of the older generation and the patriarchs that lead society.

I have met many talented individuals who were thwarted in their careers because their laoban preferred bootlickers over them. Talents are thrown out the windows and sycophancy gains the limelight.

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Post time 2017-11-23 23:56:54 |Display all floors
It's intelligence that leads to success. And plain good luck. Much hard work is wasted.
My problem is simple: I just know better than everyone-else!

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Post time 2017-11-26 20:58:32 |Display all floors
seneca Post time: 2017-11-23 11:19
In COnfucian society, it's not "hard work" that guarantees success but hard subordination to the ste ...

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