Luo Guanzhong


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Taiyuan, China
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Luo Ben (c. 1330–1400), better known by his style name Luo Guanzhong (罗贯中) (Mandarin pronunciation: [lwɔ kwantʂʊŋ]), was a Chinese writer who lived during the Yuan Dynasty. He was also known by his pseudonym Huhai Sanren (Chinese: 湖海散人; pinyin: Húhǎi Sǎnrén; literally "Leisure Man of Lakes and Seas"). Luo was attributed with writing Romance of the Three Kingdoms and editing Water Margin, two of the Four Great Classical Novels of Chinese literature. ...more

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“The world under heaven, after a long period of division, tends to unite; after a long period of union, tends to divide. This has been so since antiquity. ”
Luo Guanzhong, Romance of the Three Kingdoms Vol. 1

“The empire long united must divide, long divided must unite; this is how it has always been.”
Luo Guanzhong, Romance of the Three Kingdoms, Vol. 1 of 2

“Success is not worth rejoicing over, failure is not worth grieving over.”
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