Category: Quotes

Old Age is No Place for Sissies

Old age is no place for sissies. – Bette Davis Whenever I come back to my hometown, Pematangsiantar, there is one person that I must meet – my Chinese tutor. I just met her few minutes ago and it was one of the toughest moment I had in my life because the face of old […]

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Important Message from Dr Richard Teo Keng Siang (1972-2012)

This video that I am about to share is worth watching. I have shared it on my Facebook and it’s so good that I really hope those of you who are not my FB friends will also have the chance to view it, hence I decide to blog it. I first chanced upon the message […]

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Lesson Learned through Friendships Woes

In the last 3.5 years, I have seen a few circles of my friendships are missing a few of their links. Recently, such occurrence happened again. I realize, at all time, I am always the bridge. No, not bridge, I am not connecting anything between the separated worlds. I am simply connected to both parties […]

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Love Yourself First – Why Should You?

Try saying to yourself this statement – “I love myself and I put myself first.” How does it make you feel? More often than not, if you are not used to this concept, it will bring some shiver down your spine. You will not be at ease in saying that statement and it totally doesn’t feel […]

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Are You Sure They Are Your Friends?

Have you ever wondered who your friends really are? Have you ever tried to define what “friends” really are? I have people who told me “you are a friend” but never once asked me how I am doing … will that be a type of friend? -> TRUE STORY. I also have people who only […]

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Jiro Dreams of Sushi

Always doing what you are told, doesn’t mean you will succeed in life. – Jiro Ono Image courtesy of http://jhfirefestival.org/   Just watched one of the incredible documentary about Jiro Ono, the world’s greatest sushi chef. Who would have thought that this 85yo man, who was abandoned since he was 9yo, will turn out to […]

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Singapore Hidden Gem – Mdm. Saripah (The Artist Along Orchard Road)

Recently, I have been meeting many earthly angels in the form of “strangers” from all sort of places – hawker center, on the bus, in a cab, in a restaurant, etc. The “chosen” place this time, at the bus stop along Orchard Road. There is no coincidence, I really believe by now, I was “guided” […]

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The Lighthouses of Life

Everybody has a home team: it’s the people you call when you get a flat tyre or when something terrible happens. It’s the people who, near or far, know what’s wrong with you and love you anyway. These are the ones who tell you their secret, who get themselves a glass of water without asking […]

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Remember to Cut Your Losses

As I go deeper in the tunnel called life, I realized some things simply happened at the most perfect timing. Just today, my friend on Facebook posted an image with such a beautiful message which seriously couldn’t come at a more precise timing of my life. The message in the image shown below (in case […]

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Do You Really Love Surprises?

A friend of mine shared a quote on Facebook on Thursday that says – Sometimes, rejection is God’s protection. I gave it a very deep thought but at that point of time, I couldn’t really relate with it yet. But those words reminded me of something that I watched recently. Anthony Robbins (one of the […]

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