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.
The best educated human being is the one who understands most aboout the life in which he is placed.
Jersey (in the Channel Islands, UK) was the only place that the Nazi''s occupied in Great Britain during WorldWar II.