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harvey66 2006-07-16 09:39

Just remember, in a one size fits all world; you will see very few well-dressed people.

harvey66 2006-07-20 14:11

All that is necessary for the triumph of evil is for good man to do nothing.

annieyu 2006-07-20 22:18

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作者: harvey66
Just remember, in a one size fits all world; you will see very few well-dressed people.


I am going to try to translate it into Chinese and you can help me if my translation is not good.

请记住:如果用同一标准衡量全世界的话,你会发现极少数人是衣着讲究的

annieyu 2006-07-20 22:20

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作者: harvey66
All that is necessary for the triumph of evil is for good man to do nothing.

邪恶胜利的必要条件是因为好人什么都不做了

harvey66 2006-07-22 00:57

Our life is a great movie, we direct it, we produce it, and we star
in it. So turn off the TV and live your life!!

annieyu 2006-07-22 01:43

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作者: harvey66
Our life is a great movie, we direct it, we produce it, and we star
in it. So turn off the TV and live your life!!

我们的生活是一部好看的电影,我们自编,自导,自演.所以,关上电视过自己的日子.:wdb9:

harvey66 2006-07-22 20:07

Knowledge may cause pride, but knowledge applied grows into wisdom.

harvey66 2006-07-23 09:07

The first step isn't the taking of the first step, it is in the deciding to take the first step.

annieyu 2006-07-23 09:36

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作者: harvey66
The first step isn't the taking of the first step, it is in the deciding to take the first step.

It is not only the first step but the critical step as well.

harvey66 2006-07-23 23:40

A formula: 15 minutes every morning reading something spiritual + 15 minutes at lunch reading something career related + 15 minutes before dinner reading self-improvement + 15 minutes before bed reading general topics=1 full day of education added to your work !

harvey66 2006-07-24 14:23

We shape clay into a pot, but it is the emptiness inside that holds what we want.
Lao Tzu
Tao Te Ching

harvey66 2006-07-26 00:54

"A Burden is always on your head and a responsibility is always on your shoulders. So it is always easy to bear something on shoulders."
(Arshad Ali)

harvey66 2006-07-26 14:45

A ship in harbor is safe, but that is not what ships are for.
-Arabian Proverb-

harvey66 2006-07-27 21:28

Youth is wasted on the young.

harvey66 2006-07-27 21:29

Counting one's paper profits is like eating chicken while it is still flapping.

harvey66 2006-07-28 08:50

Most couples deny relationship failures by covering them up...this are like spray-painting a dead plant green.

annieyu 2006-07-29 11:01

Let there be three men walking together:from that number I should be sure to find my istructor.
----Confucius

三人行必有我师

annieyu 2006-07-29 11:25

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作者: harvey66
A ship in harbor is safe, but that is not what ships are for.
-Arabian Proverb-

船在港湾内总是安全的,但造船不就是为了航行吗?!

It is as same as the parents treat their children ,we educate our children not for keeping them with us but for letting them go when they are grown up.

harvey66 2006-07-31 00:12

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作者: annieyu
船在港湾内总是安全的,但造船不就是为了航行吗?!

It is as same as the parents treat their children ,we educate our children not for keeping them with us but for letting them go when they are grown up.

That is the right attitude towards the children's education.

harvey66 2006-07-31 00:20

"To laugh often and much; to win the respect of intelligent people and the affection of children; to earn the appreciation of honest critics and endure the betrayal of false friends; to appreciate beauty, to find the best in others; to leave the world a little better; whether by a healthy child, a garden patch or a redeemed social condition; to know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is the meaning of success."
-Ralph Waldo Emerson

annieyu 2006-07-31 08:09

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作者: harvey66
"To laugh often and much; to win the respect of intelligent people and the affection of children; to earn the appreciation of honest critics and endure the betrayal of false friends; to appreciate beauty, to find the best in others; to leave the world a little better; whether by a healthy child, a garden patch or a redeemed social condition; to know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is the meaning of success."
-Ralph Waldo Emerson

Yes,this it my attitude towards life but I could not write as deep as he did.This is also my definition to success.Whatever you do ,whether or not it is hot ,just because there is you in the world to make world and other people's life changing to some extent.Even you are a cleaner ,you also can be the number one .I respect all the people who are working against the suffering and still keep a smiling face.

harvey66 2006-07-31 21:26

Problems without solutions, sometimes have a way of solving themselves. Just put them aside, in a neat stack, and let time help solve them for you.

harvey66 2006-07-31 21:29

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作者: harvey66
Problems without solutions, sometimes have a way of solving themselves. Just put them aside, in a neat stack, and let time help solve them for you.

So just sleep it.

harvey66 2006-08-02 07:39

When you are pointing your finger at somebody in anger and accusing them of wrong, the rest of your fingers are pointing back at you.

harvey66 2006-08-02 07:40

So behave yourself.

annieyu 2006-08-03 21:04

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作者: harvey66
When you are pointing your finger at somebody in anger and accusing them of wrong, the rest of your fingers are pointing back at you.

We should remember this sentence whenever we want to accuse of other people's misdoings.If there are more tolerances in this world ,the world will be more peaceful.

annieyu 2006-08-06 21:51

Who dare win.

----英国22特种空勤部队Abbreviation---(SAS)
谁敢,就赢
狭路相逢永者胜

harvey66 2006-08-06 22:28

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作者: annieyu (帖子 910350)
Who dare win.

----英国22特种空勤部队Abbreviation---(SAS)
谁敢,就赢
狭路相逢永者胜

Thank you.

harvey66 2006-08-07 19:55

Among life's many mysteries
I have often wondered why
we designate as 'common' sense
A trait in such short supply
- ANON -

harvey66 2006-08-08 19:44

An iceberg is a good analogy of our character and personality. The tip of the iceberg is what is seen first by other people; our personality. The part that lies underneath the water is our character, which lays unseen and hidden. Our personality is our image, techniques and skills that influence our outward success, but our true success will come from the goodness of our character that lies beneath the surface.

harvey66 2006-08-11 07:12

“You must be the change you wish to see in the world.” Mahatma Gandhi

harvey66 2006-08-11 07:14

When everybody's coming your way, you’re in the wrong lane.

harvey66 2006-08-13 07:22

The content of a man's character, is not where he stands in times of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy
-Martin Luther King Jr.

harvey66 2006-08-13 07:24

"It's far better to tell the truth and be rejected, than to hold it back and be accepted"

annieyu 2006-08-13 21:18

keeping is harder than winning.

annieyu 2006-08-13 21:20

No sweet without sweat.

annieyu 2006-08-13 21:22

A wife is not be chosen by the eye only.

annieyu 2006-08-13 21:24

Long absent,soon forgotten

harvey66 2006-08-13 23:49

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作者: annieyu (帖子 926073)
Long absent,soon forgotten

Annie is short absent and will not be forgotten.

harvey66 2006-08-13 23:50

Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved.
Hellen Keller

annieyu 2006-08-13 23:56

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作者: harvey66 (帖子 925129)
The content of a man's character, is not where he stands in times of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy
-Martin Luther King Jr.


人的品质的内涵,表现在其身处逆境中,不是在其春风得意时.

annieyu 2006-08-13 23:58

The whold is his who enjoys it.

世界属于热爱他的人

annieyu 2006-08-14 00:00

Ther is only one success---to be able to spend your life in your own way.

只有一种成功,那就是用自己的方式度过自己的一生.

harvey66 2006-08-15 19:55

Along life’s' way, be careful what you say. Make your choice of words soft and sweet. Because you'll never know which ones you will have to eat.

annieyu 2006-08-16 12:31

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作者: harvey66 (帖子 930897)
Along life’s' way, be careful what you say. Make your choice of words soft and sweet. Because you'll never know which ones you will have to eat.

在生活的道路上,我们应谨慎自己的言词,尽量用词得体,而不伤人.因为你永远不知道你会在哪句话上自食其果.

annieyu 2006-08-16 12:36

To know how to wait is the greatest secret of success.

懂得如何等待是成功的重要秘诀

annieyu 2006-08-16 12:37

I would like to share this last sentence with all of you during the long ,long waiting days.

harvey66 2006-08-16 20:45

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作者: annieyu (帖子 932584)
I would like to share this last sentence with all of you during the long ,long waiting days.

Thank you.
Make good use of this period of time.

harvey66 2006-08-16 20:46

Just because someone doesn't love you the way you want them to, doesn't mean they don't love you with all they have.

annieyu 2006-08-16 23:01

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作者: harvey66 (帖子 933772)
Just because someone doesn't love you the way you want them to, doesn't mean they don't love you with all they have.

仅仅因为他人不能以你希望的方式爱你,并非意味他人不是全心全意爱你.

annieyu 2006-08-16 23:05

Spare when you are young ,and spend when you are old.

annieyu 2006-08-16 23:06

Slow and steady wins the race.

harvey66 2006-08-16 23:11

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作者: annieyu (帖子 934057)
Spare when you are young ,and spend when you are old.

Do you think we are young or old at these ages?

harvey66 2006-08-16 23:12

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作者: annieyu (帖子 934062)
Slow and steady wins the race.

Sorry, I dont know why slow wins.

annieyu 2006-08-17 23:53

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作者: harvey66 (帖子 934085)
Sorry, I dont know why slow wins.

Do you know the fable obout the race between the rabbit and the tortoise?At last ,the tortoise won the race that is the reason sometimes slow also can win but not always.

annieyu 2006-08-17 23:57

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作者: harvey66 (帖子 934082)
Do you think we are young or old at these ages?


we are in the middle age so we should both spare money and spend money .From this point ,we are in the best time of life.:wdb19:

harvey66 2006-08-18 09:13

"Never take life too seriously, you never get out of it alive"

Bugs Bunny

harvey66 2006-08-18 09:17

Live every day as if it were your last. Do every job as if you were the boss. Drive as if all other vehicles were police cars. Treat everybody else as if he were you.

harvey66 2006-08-18 11:42

"Never regret yesterday because it cannot be changed; instead make sure today does not become a regret of tomorrow!!"

harvey66 2006-08-18 11:43

Self-confidence is also a wealth, which you can invest in your business. In fact it can be considered as the basic need in your business program.

harvey66 2006-08-19 15:04

Happiness is not a goal, a place or anything to do with money...it is nothing more than a state of mind.

harvey66 2006-08-21 20:30

Don't ever settle for less than what you dreamed your soul mate would be. He (she) is out there some where looking for you. If you settle for less, you may never put yourself in the situation to meet who you were intended to spend your life with.

harvey66 2006-08-21 20:34

The early bird gets the worm, but the second mouse gets the cheese.

harvey66 2006-08-21 20:35

Annie, why does the second mouse get the cheese ?

annieyu 2006-08-21 23:19

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作者: harvey66 (帖子 947678)
Annie, why does the second mouse get the cheese ?

Ha ha,I suppose it because the first mouse will be catched by splint (鼠夹)
when he want to steal the cheese but the second one will have no such danger for the splint only works once .

happytom 2006-08-22 00:04

wonderful!

harvey66 2006-08-22 19:45

Eat and drink with your relatives; do business with strangers.
- Greek Proverb

harvey66 2006-08-23 21:58

All men are caught in an inescapable network of mutuality.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.-

harvey66 2006-08-24 20:15

Most are unwilling to sell their souls; but they usually aren’t opposed to renting them out for an hour or two.

harvey66 2006-08-25 22:17

"If life gives you a lemon, make a lemonade"

harvey66 2006-09-02 21:17

If the grass looks greener on the other side of the fence it's probably astro turf.

harvey66 2006-09-02 21:18

Annie, do you know what astro turf is ?

harvey66 2006-09-02 21:19

The eagerness to listen, results in an increase in knowledge, which is diminished proportionally by an eagerness to speak.

harvey66 2006-09-02 21:30

I Wish I Was A Diamond
A Rare And Precious Stone
Something Very Special
That Someone Wants To Own

But I Feel Like An Unread Book
Left Upon The Rack
Many Like To Take A Look
But Always Put Me Back

harvey66 2006-09-04 13:21

Drinking a glass or two of wine everyday is actually good for you. A recent study says that people who regularly drink a glass of wine get fewer colds than the average person. Just don't go overboard, too much of anything is never a good thing. Apparently, it's the flavonoids on grape skin that do the trick, which means you could just eat some grapes everyday, too.

harvey66 2006-09-04 13:27

"Worrying is like a rocking chair, sure it gives you something to do, but in the end you never get anywhere."

harvey66 2006-09-04 13:32

I realized today,
I have been thinking,
that certain people,
certain places,
and certain kinds of activities create my joy.
I had failed to see myself as the only constant in the equation.
My joy comes from ME,
and it is with me always.

Beth Johnson

harvey66 2006-09-04 13:33

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作者: harvey66 (帖子 992655)
My joy comes from ME,


My joy will come from my "ME" too.

annieyu 2006-09-04 13:54

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作者: harvey66 (帖子 988350)
Annie, do you know what astro turf is ?

Astro Turf is a kind of man-made grass which is used on the playground.The Astro Turf is one of the brands of this kind of artificial grasses.

harvey66 2006-09-04 19:27

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作者: annieyu (帖子 992743)
Astro Turf is a kind of man-made grass which is used on the playground.The Astro Turf is one of the brands of this kind of artificial grasses.

thanks.:wdb17:

harvey66 2006-09-04 19:31

It is better to have loved and lost than to have never loved at all.
- Alfred Lord Tennyson -

harvey66 2006-09-05 09:18

People don't care how much you know until they know how much you care.

harvey66 2006-09-05 09:18

A broken heart is like is like a broken mirror... its better to leave it as it is...
“Or hurt yourself trying to put it back together”

harvey66 2006-09-05 09:22

The Seeds of SUCCESS are sown in fields tilled with FAILURE

harvey66 2006-09-05 09:31

Reason often makes mistakes, but conscience never does.
- J. Billings -

harvey66 2006-09-06 23:14

Let us not look back in anger, nor forward in fear, but around in awareness.

harvey66 2006-09-06 23:18

"Life never gets better ... so keep enjoying the way it goes...

harvey66 2006-09-07 21:05

More than technology, bringing out the potential in people is a great thing, investing in human beings is worth a lot. To earn people tantamount to earning money and wealth. Human beings cannot be compared with any other assets in respect of value and power.

annieyu 2006-09-07 21:52

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作者: harvey66 (帖子 1003713)
More than technology, bringing out the potential in people is a great thing, investing in human beings is worth a lot. To earn people tantamount to earning money and wealth. Human beings cannot be compared with any other assets in respect of value and power.


Good point.I think so .Harvey,I have noticed that recently you spent more time suffering on line ,I guess you want to get good news as early as possible .Is my guess right?

harvey66 2006-09-09 07:34

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作者: annieyu (帖子 1003823)
Good point.I think so .Harvey,I have noticed that recently you spent more time suffering on line ,I guess you want to get good news as early as possible .Is my guess right?

Yes, you are quite right.I have been waiting for too long time.

harvey66 2006-09-10 22:36

The definitions of pride and courage are simple: Pride is holding your head up when all around you have theirs bowed, courage is what makes you do it.

harvey66 2006-09-13 19:25

Know the true value of time; snatch, seize, and enjoy every moment of it.
No idleness; no laziness; no procrastination; never put off till tomorrow what
you can do today
- LORD CHESTERFIELD-

harvey66 2006-09-19 13:06

It is wise to remember that when others give their word, that it is only a word. It is the character of the individuals that determines the worth of their words.

harvey66 2006-09-20 13:09

Do not say about a person, things that you would not say to that person, for it reveals to others more of your character than you may wish to show.

annieyu 2006-09-20 19:48

Education's purpose is to replace an empty mind with an open one.

Malcolm Forbes(1919-1990)
American pubisher and author

harvey66 2006-09-23 18:30

The beauty of life is not how happy you are, but how happy others can be because of you.

harvey66 2006-09-23 18:33

The greatest enemy of creativity is not the lack of talent but the presence of the fear of being criticized.

harvey66 2006-09-24 21:33

Age is a quality of the mind
If you have left your dreams behind.
If hope is cold.
If you no longer look ahead.
If your ambitious fires are dead.
Then you are old.
- ANON -

harvey66 2006-09-25 22:55

"Hard work spotlights the character of people: some turn up their sleeves, some turn up their noses, and some don't turn up at all."
-Sam Ewig

harvey66 2006-09-26 20:20

Instead of finding out how much you care about someone when it is to late.
Just let the thought of being without them run through your mind.
If you realize what they mean to you, then you might save a lot of time and a lot of pain in the end.

harvey66 2006-09-27 22:41

If you act like you know what you are doing, no one will feel adequate to question your activities.

annieyu 2006-10-12 18:57

Every exit is an entry somewhere
Tom Stoppard(1937--)
Czechoslovakian playwright