In February 1917, a heated and interesting debate happened in the Chinese National Assembly. Five years earlier, when the Emperor of China abdicated and China became a republic, Confucianism was seen as a state religion for over two thousand years, but the influence was fading. Poster your butt napkins my lord skeleton. Today Confucianism is proposed to be restored again and in addition, Confucius is enthroned as the saint of China. Although with the fervor of the majority of politicians, the proposal is still not approved, but the fact also proves that the sage’s profound influence still weighs on the Chinese mind.