6/13/2019

當你得處理很多問題時,你不是即將溺水就是學會游泳。When you have to cope with a lot of problems, you're either going to sink or you're going to swim.

當你得處理很多問題時,你不是即將溺水就是學會游泳。
When you have to cope with a lot of problems, you're either going to sink or you're going to swim. 
美國影星 湯姆克魯斯 Tom Cruise

6/10/2019

絕不要混肴知識與智慧,其中一個幫你維持生計,另一個給你有意義的人生。Never mistake knowledge for wisdom. One helps you make a living; the other helps you make a life.

Never mistake knowledge for wisdom. One helps you make a living; the other helps you make a life.
— Eleanor Roosevelt, Former First Lady of the U.S.
絕不要混肴知識與智慧,其中一個幫你維持生計,另一個給你有意義的人生。
– 埃莉諾‧羅斯福 (1884-1962) 曾任聯合國大會美國代表、聯合國人權委員會主席,發表《世界人權宣言》,積極推廣女權運動。

讓自己能力最大化的方法,是中可能性的微弱火花,煸風為達成目標的火焰。Make the most of yourself by fanning the tiny, inner sparks of possibility into flames of achievement.

Make the most of yourself by fanning the tiny, inner sparks of possibility into flames of achievement.
– Golda Meir, Former Israel Prime Minister
讓自己能力最大化的方法,是中可能性的微弱火花,煸風為達成目標的火焰。
– 果爾達‧梅厄 (1898-1978) 以色列創國者之一,首位以色列女性總理。

我們征服的不是高山,而是我們自己。 It is not the mountain we conquer but ourselves.

我們征服的不是高山,而是我們自己。 It is not the mountain we conquer but ourselves. 
首位登上聖母峰的登山家 希拉里 Edmund Hillary

聆聽你內心的聲音,並讓它帶著你朝向夢想的方向。Listen to your heart and let it carry you in the direction of your dreams.

聆聽你內心的聲音,並讓它帶著你朝向夢想的方向。Listen to your heart and let it carry you in the direction of your dreams. 
戴爾電腦創辦人 麥克戴爾 Michael Dell

逆境導致一些人潰敗,另一些人打破紀錄。 Adversity causes some men to break; others to break records.

逆境導致一些人潰敗,另一些人打破紀錄。 Adversity causes some men to break; others to break records. 
美國作家 威廉亞瑟沃德 William Arthur Ward

把混沌不明的困難轉化為特定、具體的形式,是思考過程中非常重要的元素。The changing of a vague difficulty into a specific, concrete form is a very essential element in thinking.

把混沌不明的困難轉化為特定、具體的形式,是思考過程中非常重要的元素。The changing of a vague difficulty into a specific, concrete form is a very essential element in thinking. 
摩根大通集團創辦人 摩根 J.P. Morgan

苦難生出品格,品格生出希望,而希望不會讓我們失望。 Suffering produces character, and character produces hope, and hope does not disappoint us.

苦難生出品格,品格生出希望,而希望不會讓我們失望。 Suffering produces character, and character produces hope, and hope does not disappoint us. 
美國NBA球星 林書豪 Jeremy Lin

為你的局限辯解,那它們就真的是你的局限了。Argue for your limitations, and sure enough, they're yours.

為你的局限辯解,那它們就真的是你的局限了。Argue for your limitations, and sure enough, they're yours. 

改變不僅對人生不可或缺,它本身就是人生。Change is not merely necessary to life - it is life.

改變不僅對人生不可或缺,它本身就是人生。Change is not merely necessary to life - it is life.  美國科技趨勢專家 托夫勒 Alvin Toffler

5/22/2019

Allen Chen 懷想錄: 在我們背後的,及在我們面前的,相較於在我們內心的,都屬芝麻小事。What lies behind u...

Allen Chen 懷想錄: 在我們背後的,及在我們面前的,相較於在我們內心的,都屬芝麻小事。What lies behind u...: What lies behind us, and what lies before us, are tiny matters compared to what lies within us. – Ralph Waldo Emerson, Poet 在我們背後的,及在我們面前的,相...

Allen Chen 懷想錄: 我們所認識最美麗的人是那些認識挫敗、認識痛苦、認識掙扎、認識失去、並從深淵中走出來的那些人。這些人對...

Allen Chen 懷想錄: 我們所認識最美麗的人是那些認識挫敗、認識痛苦、認識掙扎、認識失去、並從深淵中走出來的那些人。這些人對...: The most beautiful people we have known are those who have known defeat, known suffering, known struggle, known loss, and have found their w...

無望的景況並不存在,你生命中的每一個景況都可以改變。There is no such thing as a hopeless situation.Every single circumstance of your life can change.

無望的景況並不存在,你生命中的每一個景況都可以改變!
-澳洲作家 朗達拜恩
 There is no such thing as a hopeless situation.Every single circumstance of your life can change!
-Rhonda Byrne

A man's doubts and fears are his worst enemies.

Each success only buys an admission ticket to a more difficult problem.

Each success only buys an admission ticket to a more difficult problem.
- Henry Kissinger

Someone's sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago.

The winners are the ones who really listen to the truth of their hearts.

The winners are the ones who really listen to the truth of their hearts.
-Sylvester Stallone

4/29/2019

四字箴言 Four Simple Words to Help You Live Well

https://www.nytimes.com/2019/01/02/well/30-day-well-challenge-helping-you-live-well.html?_ga=2.87407774.723520695.1556518588-223524996.1496065900
Move(活動起來)、Nourish(健康飲食)、Refresh(振作精神)、Connect(關心他人)

現代人為何總是神出“鬼”沒?Ghosting

https://cn.nytimes.com/culture/20190130/wod-ghosting/

“塗黑臉”是種族歧視嗎?Blackface

https://cn.nytimes.com/culture/20190213/wod-blackface/

戒斷“低頭症”,拒做“低頭族”Phubbing

https://cn.nytimes.com/culture/20190227/c27wod-phubbing/

《江湖兒女》:人世變遷中的愛與罪

https://cn.nytimes.com/culture/20190315/ash-is-purest-white-review/

此“裸官”非彼“裸官”

https://cn.nytimes.com/culture/20190404/wod-naked-official/

美國文化的五大謊言

https://cn.nytimes.com/opinion/20190426/cultural-revolution-meritocracy/

解密奮鬥文化:我為工作狂?

https://cn.nytimes.com/culture/20190429/wod-hustle/