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Step Back and See The Horizon

For some reason, I’m suddenly reminded of this phrase that I learned a long time ago and have never used it till now. This phrase reminds me of my previous supervisor and she had been practising this for a long time. It is something that’s admirable and I really admire her for that.

忍一时风平浪静,退一步海阔天空。

Basically, it teaches us to let go of some things and all will be well. Sometimes, it is difficult but when we just step back and let the thing or other person work it out, there won’t be so much turbulence; most likely at work since we have to face people. This is called patience and tolerance rolled into one. According to me, anyway. Something that I should try to remember and practice since my previous supervisor was so very nice to everyone she had to manage. Her managerial skills were something that I really admire too and even when she was faced to obstacles, she gritted her teeth and got on with it.

It’s Almost Done

I’ve never understood why we use 七七八八 to say that we are almost done. While it literally means numbers, using this combination means one is almost done. 快要会考了,你准备得七七八八了没? Exams are almost here, are your preparations almost done? This is one … read more

Old Ginger is Still Spicy

When planning things, the more experienced person will benefit. Such as plotting treachery on another person. 姜还是老的辣. 姜还是老的辣,爸爸帮我把这个难题给解决了。 Experience is the best teacher, my father helped me solve the difficult problem. There is a constant call for companies to hire … read more

是非题 by Fan Wei Qi

Starting to like this song despite the heavy breathing. [youtube o9x2XYs5yjI] 是非題 è©ž 曲:王雅君 每段故事 都有一篇劇情 每段愛情 都像動人旋律 一顆真心 卻只向著你前進 也許愛越單純越著迷 你是窗外 另外一片風景 在你眼裡 我是什麼關係 你的呼吸 存在我的愛情里 何時能誠實面對自己 我們從不開口那個原因 那一句 我愛你 永遠像少了勇氣 別人都說我和你之間的關係 沒有人相信 只有關心 我們從不證實那個問題 那一些是非題 總讓人傷透腦筋 我會期待愛盛開那一個黎明 一定會有 美麗的愛情 你是窗外 另外一片風景 在你眼裡 我是什麼關系 你的呼吸 存在我的愛情裡 何時能誠實面對自己 我們從不開口那個原因 那一句 我愛你 永遠像少了勇氣 別人都說我和你之間的關係 沒有人相信 只有關心 我們從不證實那個問題 那一些是非題 總讓人傷透腦筋 我會期待愛盛開那一個黎明 一定會有 美麗的愛情 … read more