During the Middle Ages, the Chinese enjoyed a higher standard of living than almost any other contemporary nation. This high standard of living was made possible by their stable civilization, which for the most part had remained unbroken for centuries. While Europe was amid dark times, poverty, war and disease, China was flourishing, producing new art, science, and literary works.
No one is useless in this world who lightens the burden of it for anyone else.
in 1587 Virginia Dare was born. She was the first European baby to be born in the new world.