This is not a Print! This custom 'Wise Quote' Chinese philosophy proverbs calligraphy wall scroll is 100% hand-painted by our talented disabled artist.
Typical Gallery Price: $180.00
Your Price: $85.99
Length of Silk Scroll: 51.8" (134cm)
Width of Wooden Scroll Roller: 21.3" (54cm)
About 'Wise Quote' Chinese Calligraphy Wall Scroll Artwork
Traditional Chinese Characters & pinyin
Note: There Traditional and Simplified Chinese Characters are same version except for the character last of the first phrase.
Consists of twelve characters were pronounced ‘ren zhe bu you, zhi zhe bu huo, yong zhe bu ju’. Its literal meaning in English is that ‘The wise are not puzzled, the benevolent are not worried, and the brave are not afraid’. This proverb originates from the Analects of Confucius. Confucian said that the benevolent are not worried, because that they are content with what one has and find no fault in examining one's heart; the wise are not puzzled, because they understand the nature of things is and sensible; and the brave are not afraid, because they repulse or subdue the enemy, resist invasion and go ahead ceaselessly. ‘ren, zhi, yong’ are the moral characters of good valued by Confucian. However, these are hard to achieve.
About Confucius Chinese philosophy, Ancient philosophy, Full name: Kong Qiu, Born: September 28, 551 BC Qufu, China, Died: 479 BC Qufu, China, School/tradition: Founder of Confucianism, Main interests: Moral philosophy, Social philosophy, Ethics. Notable ideas: Confucianism
Close up view of this Wise Quote Chinese Philosophy calligraphy art writed on rice paper
Chinese Calligraphy Style
English: Official Script / Clerical Script
Vertically, on the side next to the main characters.
Note: Firstly, this looks best with selections that have multiple characters. Secondly, these are Chinese calendar and writer on the left side. If you don't mind paying an extra fee, you can add an inscription on the right side.
About Talented Disabled Artist: Master Shouxing Wang
How many years does it require to be a great master of Chinese brush calligraphy? 20 to 30 years. Shouxing Wang is from a village in Shandong China and actively lives with paralysis from waist down for nearly thirty years. To fight fate, he developed an interest in Chinese calligraphy art, which is believed to have a very similar effect to Chinese Taichi, cultivating the mind and morality. Now after nearly thirty years of practice, Mr. Wang has won various art competitions and can skillfully master all scripts of Chinese character calligraphy, namely, zhuanshu(seal script), lishu(clerical script), kaishu(regular script), xingshu(running script/semi cursive script) and caoshu(cursive script/grass script).
In addition to Chinese calligraphy art, Master. Wang is also a big fan of various kinds of musical instrument, such as erhu and flute. Master. Wang said, “Life is not fair but you make it fair with your effort and attitude.”
"Initially, practicing calligraphy lifted me out of the pain of losing legs, brought me consolation and gave me courage to face various difficulties in life, and I found new hopes. Now I believe in my future and I shall work harder and promote the calligraphy art form." he said. When he was interviewed by journalists with famous media and asked what it was like to practice calligraphy these years. View More Story
How to Create Your Chinese Wise Quote Characters Calligraphy Wall Scroll Art Works
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