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If we want to retire and give room to better men, it is better for us to do it in the court for a noble cause. ” As Chen Wende commented, “Ruan Ji’s articles reveal his noble ambition, loyalty and lofty goals” (Chen Wende). Undoubtedly, Ji Kang and Ruan Ji was heavily influenced by traditional Chinese culture. Taking whatever outlook, we can see the Wei, Jin, Northern and Southern Dynasties are cultural transition periods, where Confucianism, Daoism and Buddhism intermingled well, laying the ground for their further integration.
21 Ibid (p. 420). 3 III 33 Chinese culture, meanwhile none of the three schools gained dominance in the public arena, therefore the tripartite confrontation remained. The cause for that I think was deeply rooted in Chinese social conditions then. Nevertheless, we may conclude that, though certain important questions were put forward in these debates, most of them argued for the sake of argument, were often manipulated by political forces and therefore failed to provide any meaningful resources for the development of Chinese culture.
In his On the Dao, Sun Chuo severely attacked Buddhism concerning the issue of ﬁlial piety by citing Confucianism: “According to Duke Zhou’s and Confucius’ teachings, ﬁlial piety and its virtue are the foundation for all trades to prosper. Only when the base is consolidated can one ﬁnd the Dao and reach out to the deity. As children serving their parents, offspring should support parents while they are alive and sacriﬁce when they pass away. Among various responsibilities, having offspring is considered to be paramount.