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Words of wisdom
Posted by: Riti (IP Logged)
Date: May 28, 2007 06:40AM
Ahem, just thought of starting a new topic, any words of wisdom in your mind? Jot it down!
Here goes one : « A Friend is the one who brings a special out of an ordinary day ».

Edited 1 time(s). Last edit at 01/30/2008 07:19AM by Olive.

Re: Words of wisdom.
Posted by: Riti (IP Logged)
Date: June 01, 2007 03:53AM
"When power of love overcomes the love of power, the world knows peace." ~ Jimi Hendrix.

Re: Words of wisdom.
Posted by: Chaosophy (IP Logged)
Date: June 01, 2007 06:04AM
The more the fruits of knowledge become accessible to men, the more widespread is the decline of religious belief. (Sigmund Freud)

Re: Words of wisdom.
Posted by: Riti (IP Logged)
Date: June 03, 2007 10:41AM
Life is not measured by how many breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.

Re: Words of wisdom.
Posted by: demoore (IP Logged)
Date: June 03, 2007 11:23AM
"He who go to sleep with itchy butt, wake up with stinky fingers."
Confucius.

Re: Words of wisdom.
Posted by: Riti (IP Logged)
Date: June 04, 2007 09:12AM
"Everyone in the world was programmed by the place they were born, hemmed in by their beliefs, but you had to at least try to grow your own brain "

Scott Westerfeld

Re: Words of wisdom.
Posted by: Riti (IP Logged)
Date: June 13, 2007 09:09AM
"It does not matter how slow you go until you don't stop." ~ Confucius.

Re: Words of wisdom.
Posted by: haoly (IP Logged)
Date: June 22, 2007 05:16AM
Shao zhuang bu nu li, lao da tu shang bei.
少壮不努力,老大徒伤悲.

Re: Words of wisdom.
Posted by: dshowgina (IP Logged)
Date: June 28, 2007 04:41AM
Riti Wrote:
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> Life is not measured by how many breaths we take,
> but by the moments that take our breath away.


that's the exactly words always in my mind, i didn't expect you spill it out.
anyway, another one:
A life of leisure is totally different with a life of laziness.
no one said that but myself^O^the finger smiley

Edited 1 time(s). Last edit at 07/08/2007 09:25AM by Olive.

Re: Words of wisdom.
Posted by: Riti (IP Logged)
Date: July 08, 2007 04:14AM
Hehe, nice one dshowqina, and haoly, can you please also explain it in English? Thanks winking smiley

Here goes one more!

"Let it be." ~ John Lennon.

Re: Words of wisdom.
Posted by: Ken (IP Logged)
Date: July 08, 2007 08:18AM
mei hua xiang zi ku han lai.
梅花香自苦寒来。


approximately in English:No pay, No gain

Re: Words of wisdom.
Posted by: haoly (IP Logged)
Date: July 24, 2007 04:25AM
haoly Wrote:
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> Shao zhuang bu nu li, lao da tu shang bei.
> 少壮不努力,老大徒伤悲.


In english: An idle youth a needy age

Re: Words of wisdom.
Posted by: haoly (IP Logged)
Date: July 24, 2007 04:44AM
Here one more to share:

saiweng shi ma, yan zhi fei fu?
塞翁失马,焉知非福?
a loss may turn out to be a gain.

Re: Words of wisdom.
Posted by: unicorn (IP Logged)
Date: July 26, 2007 12:21AM
Riti Wrote:
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> Life is not measured by how many breaths we take,
> but by the moments that take our breath away.


you should have indicated the source of the quotation, that is "hitch"winking smiley

Re: Words of wisdom.
Posted by: amazonia13 (IP Logged)
Date: July 26, 2007 03:28AM
Forgiving is not forgetting. It's letting go of the hurt.

Re: Words of wisdom.
Posted by: ceren (IP Logged)
Date: July 26, 2007 05:09AM
Peace in country, peace in world. Mustafa Kemal ATATÜRK

Re: Words of wisdom.
Posted by: marie103 (IP Logged)
Date: September 10, 2007 10:32AM
you can't say that: lao da tu shang bei, shao zhuang bu nuli.

Re: Words of wisdom.
Posted by: Riti (IP Logged)
Date: September 15, 2007 01:18AM
Hmn, long time of a break. How has everyone been?
Unicorn, that indeed was from "Mr. Hitch" winking smiley

Here goes mine:

"The voice of the intellect is a soft one, but it does not rest till it has gained a hearing." - Sigmund Freud.


P.S. Does anyone have any idea why flickr is banned in China?

Edited 1 time(s). Last edit at 09/15/2007 01:21AM by Riti.

Re: Words of wisdom.
Posted by: Abdes (IP Logged)
Date: September 21, 2007 12:54AM
"I am innocent....." O.J. Simpson

Re: Words of wisdom.
Posted by: julialee2007 (IP Logged)
Date: October 21, 2007 04:36AM
you are right.spinning smiley sticking its tongue out

Re: Words of wisdom.
Posted by: Riti (IP Logged)
Date: November 04, 2007 08:16AM
“You don't know a woman until you have a letter from her”
~Ada Leverson

Re: Words of wisdom.
Posted by: silenciosa_x (IP Logged)
Date: January 30, 2008 04:11AM
" Real Friends Stab You In The Front " - Oscar Wilde

Re: Words of wisdom
Posted by: resinsoft (IP Logged)
Date: January 30, 2008 06:00AM
« Yesterday's good might be tomorrow's evil ».

Edited 1 time(s). Last edit at 01/30/2008 07:20AM by Olive.

Re: Words of wisdom
Posted by: Izus (IP Logged)
Date: February 11, 2008 07:57PM
书中自有黄金屋,书中自有颜如玉。

study hard when your young, end up with a nice home and a hot womanspinning smiley sticking its tongue out



........or hot guy

Edited 1 time(s). Last edit at 02/11/2008 08:04PM by Izus.

Re: Words of wisdom
Posted by: Izus (IP Logged)
Date: February 11, 2008 08:04PM
近朱者赤,近墨者黑。

be close to red you become red,
be close to black become black.

(dont let your surroundings influence you)

Re: Words of wisdom
Posted by: Izus (IP Logged)
Date: February 11, 2008 08:44PM
behind every good man, there is a better woman

Re: Words of wisdom
Posted by: Keenstone (IP Logged)
Date: February 15, 2008 05:48AM
很好,很强大!

Re: Words of wisdom
Posted by: Simon2007 (IP Logged)
Date: March 02, 2008 10:47AM
xian ku hou tian
先苦后甜

no sweet without sweat.

Re: Words of wisdom
Posted by: Tiber (IP Logged)
Date: April 09, 2008 11:03AM
Humanity on this earth is more related to a virus, we are not like animals that add to th natural circle. We move from place to place consuming natural resources and moving on.

Re: Words of wisdom
Posted by: Frichol (IP Logged)
Date: April 19, 2008 12:21AM
Here is mine
No pains, no gains.

Without effort made, then no something good achieved.

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