Confucius taught these virtues which a person should practice every day to live a healthy, harmonious life:
Ren i s the virtue of benevolence, charity, and humanity;
Yi , of honesty and uprightness; Yì may be broken down into zhong, doing one's best, conscientiousness, loyalty;
Shu , reciprocity, altruism, consideration of others, and Confucius' early version of the Golden Rule: " What you don't want yourself, don't do to others."
Zhi , knowledge;
Xin , the virtue of faithfulness and integrity.
Li , correct behavior or propriety, good manners, politeness, ceremony, & worship.