Idea means any conception existing in the mind as a result of mental understanding, awareness, activity a thought, conception, notion or an impression:
Zhu is a Chinese word and it means Bamboo. To Chinese, Bamboo is a symbol of virtue. It reflects people’s souls and emotions. It is an example of the harmony between nature and human beings.
Bamboo (zhu 竹)
The pronounciation of ‘Bamboo’, zhu, is a homophone for ‘to congratulate’ (zhu 祝). Bamboo is a symbol of longevity and vitality because it can survive the hardest natural conditions and remains green all year round. It also represents the qualities of durability, strength, flexibility and resilience since it will bend in a storm but does not break.
Simple Life Lessons from the Bamboo
Remember: What looks weak is strong
Bend but don’t break.
Be strongly rooted yet flexible
Slow down your busy mind
Be always ready
Find wisdom in emptiness
Smile, laugh & play
Commit yourself to growth & renewal
Express usefulness through simplicity
Unleash your power to spring back