September 10, 1866, Liu Rong, general of the Xiang Army, was dismissed from the post of Shaanxi Governor. Liu Rong is an important New-Confucian scholar, Tongcheng school writer, and Zeng Guofan's close friend. His "On Habit" illuminates the importance of the starting stage of learning. It is still a prevailing essay to the contemporary reader. About Liu's life, you may refer to our research finding: Wei Hsiu-mei, A Chronological Biography of Liu Jung.
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