“ In dwelling, live close to the ground. In thinking, keep to the simple. In conflict, be fair and generous. In governing, don't try to control. In work, do what you enjoy. In family life, be completely present. ”
Give a bowl of rice to a man and you will feed him for a day. Teach him how to grow his own rice and you will save his life.
Well, I like to eat, sleep, drink, and be in love. I like to work, read, learn, and understand life.
You spend your whole life stuck in the labyrinth, thinking about how you'll escape one day, and how awesome it will be, and imagining that future keeps you going, but you never do it. You just use the future to escape the present.
Always acknowledge a fault. This will throw those in authority off their guard and give you an opportunity to commit more.
All parents damage their children. It cannot be helped. Youth, like pristine glass, absorbs the prints of its handlers. Some parents smudge, others crack, a few shatter childhoods completely into jagged little pieces, beyond repair.