Duty FAQs:


Q: Is duty not only about doing things right?

A: Yes, and it is about doing the right thing.

Q: Is duty also often perceived as something owed to one’s country?

A: Yes, or to one's homeland or community.

Q: Is duty a particularly central aspect to the teachings of Confucius?

A: Yes, and is known as xiao, or filial piety.

Q: Is duty in response to keeping the lineage of a family intact and obliging to the needs of elders?

A: Yes.