The Chinese civilization is the oldest civilization still in existence today, and extends back through history in an unbroken chain over nearly four thousand years. Throughout these thousands of years of history, the Chinese people have been instrumental in developing technologies and advancing the knowledge of mankind.
The Chinese have been ruled by a succession of dynasties. A dynasty is a family that passes the right to rule the nation from one generation to the next.
The day the child realizes that all adults are imprerfect he becomes an adolescent; the day he forgives them, he becomes an adult; the day he fogives himself he becomes wise.
In 1650 Anne Bradstreet was the first female American to publish a book.