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Confucius (Chinese: 孔夫子, transliterated Kong Fu Zi or K'ung-fu-tzu, meaning "Master Kong"] (551 B.C. – 479 B.C.) was a Chinese social philosopher, whose teachings very much changed East Asian life and thought.
- "I hear and I forget.
- I see and I remember.
- I do and I understand."
- Simple: I hear things, and I forget them. I see things, and I remember them. I do things, and I understand them.