Confucius can be understood as the Father of Asia.
He sought to give people guidance by providing an understanding of Morality.
His efforts did not comes to full fruition in his lifetime. The seeds planted within his followers - made their way into the royal courts of China. This is when his teachings bloomed cultural morality across all of Asia.
Confucius acts as a reminder to Individuals who walk The Way as someone who sought to express the universal good. Generations later, he has helped shape the hearts and minds of millions with the guidance provided by his teachings within the Analects.
Confucius embodies the characteristics of a Virtuous Man of The Way.