孔子周遊列國 Confucius‘ Journey
Confucius began a 14 year journey with his students and followers, hoping to discover a trustful place where he could promote his political ideas. During the journey, he observed and examined the local political situation to consider if it was a right place to stay and got to figure out the proper means to execute policies.
草船借箭 Borrow Arrows With Thatched Boats
據「三國演義」（Romance of the Three Kingdoms）記述，赤壁之戰前夕，周瑜命令諸葛孔明 監造十萬枝箭，同時暗中吩咐工匠拖延時間，使諸葛孔明難以準時完成任務。孔明勘查天候條件發現近日長江將瀰漫大霧，便以巧智佈置船隻，上置布幔、草人等物，以計誘敵。曹操見大霧瀰漫下令軍隊發射弓箭，向周瑜船隊進攻，諸葛孔明不費吹灰之力得到箭，也挫敗了周瑜消滅異已的陰謀，可謂一舉兩得，表現諸葛孔明有膽有識，才智過人，為三國演義中具代表性之智謀故事。
On the eve of n Battle of Redcliff, Zhou Yu commanded Zhuge Liang to make 100,000 arrows but also asked the craftsmen to postpone the completion in private so that Zhuge could not get to complete the mission on time. However Zhuge took advantage of the weather and skillfully collected arrows by fooling the enemy to shoot on the thatched boats.
桃園三結義 Oath of the Peach Garden
At the end of the Eastern Han Dynasty, Liu Bei, Guan Yu and Zhang Fei took an oath of fraternity in a ceremony. Their goal was to protect and devote themselves to their countries. It is also often named to be a representative of fraternal loyalty.
扇枕溫衾 (ㄑㄧㄣ) shan jhěn wun cin
Huang Xiang was a man of Anlu, Jiangxia in the East Han Dynasty. His mother died when he was nine years old and he was very pious to his father.
He cooled the mattress with a fan in hot summer and warmed the quilt with his body in cold winter for his father.
跪父留母 Kneel to the Father for Return the Stepmother
Hearsay that in Song Dynasty, in the area of Jiang Nan there was dutiful daughter named Zhang Chu Hua. Her mother died of illness, so his father remarried to her stepmother. Yet she still treated her stepmother respectfully just like her birthmother. One day her stepmother seized the opportunity with bad attention while her father went out, she sold her to a rich family as servant. Fortuitously his father met her on his way home with her face intermingling of sorrow and joy. Chu Hua kept silence but tears in her eyes because she didn’t want her stepmother to get involved until his father continued asking her about it and finally knew the truth. Her father was shocked and angry that he wanted to repudiate her stepmother. As Chu Hua heard this and soon she kneeled to her father and begged hime not to banish her stepmother. Her father was touched by her filial piety, so he admitted her stepmother again.
單衣順母 Obedience to His Stepmother