Jin Yong


Born
in Haining, China
February 06, 1924

Died
October 30, 2018

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Louis Cha, GBM, OBE (born 6 February 1924), better known by his pen name Jin Yong (金庸, sometimes read and/or written as "Chin Yung"), is a modern Chinese-language novelist. Having co-founded the Hong Kong daily Ming Pao in 1959, he was the paper's first editor-in-chief.

Cha's fiction, which is of the wuxia ("martial arts and chivalry") genre, has a widespread following in Chinese-speaking areas, including mainland China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Southeast Asia, and the United States. His 15 works written between 1955 and 1972 earned him a reputation as one of the finest wuxia writers ever. He is currently the best-selling Chinese author alive; over 100 million copies of his works have been sold worldwide (not including unknown number of bootleg co
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“But as the good-hearted young man discovers, a hero is not merely born, he is honed in the moments when his love and loyalty are the most sorely tested.”

― Jin Yong”
Jin Yong, A Hero Born

“不對,不對。『紅顏禍水』這句話,我倒也曾聽說書先生說過,甚麼妲己,甚麼楊貴妃,說這些美女害了國家。其實呢,天下倘若沒這些糟男人、糟皇帝,美女再美,也害不了國家。大家說平西王為了陳圓圓,這才投降清朝,依我瞧哪,要是吳三桂當真忠於明朝,便有十八個陳圓圓,他奶奶的吳三桂也不會投降大清啊。”
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“A man weighing one hundred jin can eat ten oxen, each weighing ten thousand jin. He just needs time.”
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