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Zhou Rui Yuan (周瑞淵) is the retired patriarch of ZhouFamily. He deemed JiaXuan as his only daughter-in-law and had mentored GuoHao and TianDing as well as ZhengHao in the series. After suffering from dementia, RuiYuan had eventually entrusted YongCheng the future of YongBao-Group.

The Importance of Family


Boosting similar ideals within his partnership with FangZi, both of them had an eccentric perception and having affirmed ZhiMing as "trustworthy" for World-Group's chairman position. During their first appearances, they purposely handled out trials for the purpose of proving their deepened distaste towards HongJie for his sadistic demeanor.


  • Feelings for XiuChun: During the initial days of marriage with her, the couple had maintained a distanced relationship and remained apologetic regarding that. But after the passing of his wife, the presence of XiuChun was deemed by RuiYuan as an important backbone pillar to ZhouFamily. Hence, he begins experiencing the feelings of loneliness and seeing a deterioration in his perception.
  • Guidance towards YongCheng: Having capitalized himself as a reasonable patriarch, RuiYuan immediately deemed him as "irresponsible" towards his own marriage with JiaXuan as deepened in his heart, RuiYuan wouldn't want his son to repeat the same footsteps as him, reminding herself of his betrayal of XiuChun. He greatly trusted GuoHao instead of YongCheng as the faithful successor but coming to regret the strict parenting towards his son comparing to YongQi after the former truly redeem from his amoral viewpoints. Once the bonds and distrust were restored between himself and YongCheng, RuiYuan finally recognized him as the rightful successor in the business world.





  • TianDing gave him the nickname Chang Ying (苍蝇).

The Sound of Happiness and Proud of You Characters
Protagonists Lin Zhi Ming | Wu Jia Yun | He Xin Di | Wu Jia Wen | Wu Jia Xiu | Zhang Zheng Hao | Zhan Wei Kai
Gao Ren Mei | Zhang Ren Xin | Fang Wen Ling | Zhang Jia Liang
Antagonists Jiang Hong Jie | Zhao Tian Yu | Li Jian Hua | Ye Li Mei
WuFamily Wu Guo Hui | Ceng Mei Ru | Wu Jia Xuan | Wu Jia Long | Ceng Huan Huan
LinFamily Yang Ah Mei | Lin Qing Long | Yao Ming Zhu | Lin Zhi Wen | Liu Tian Ding | Wang Yan Xi
Zhan (Cai) Family Zhan Kun Mao | Cai Yun Ru | Yin Jun Nan | Li Bao Na | Cai Fu Gui | Chen Yue Xia
Zhou Family Zhou Rui Yuan | Shen Xiu Chun | Zhou Yong Cheng | Zhou Yong Qi | Zhou Jia Mai
Jin Family Xie Bao Xiu | Jin Yong Jian | Lin Shan Shan
Shen Family Shen Fang Zi | Ceng Guo Hao
Luo and Chen Family Luo Guan Ting | Luo Hui Lin | Zhao Dora | Chen Tian En | Chen Jian Hong
Jiang Family Jiang Can Tang | Jiang Yong Qi
Fang Family Fang Bi Lian | Qian Jin | Lin Luo Shi
Others Wang Shi Chang | Chen Yu Yan | Fang Mei Yun | Xu Ming Qiang | Lin Xiao Ke | Cai Chong Ren | Liu Ah Yi | Liu Da Wei | Zhang Hui Xin | Ceng Kai Xin | Gu Wen Yan | Ye Qing Gong | Jia Man Yi | Du Ba La | Hu Li Hai
Exclusive to Proud of You Zhang Zi Ting | Ke Shu Jun