“So we beat on, boats against the current, borne back ceaselessly into the past.” – The Great Gatsby

Always choose life. With life there’s chance to be meaningful. RT @kesterize: Do you want an empty life or a meaningful death? –The Mandarin

Faith, conviction, courage, compassion and life conditions, are what you have taught me. You’ll be in my heart always.

“Homesickness is a feeling many know…I on the other hand feel a pain less known…outsickness…the painful travel unrest” Hans Andersen

I once heard that you die for real when the last person who remembers you die. Ah Ma, you will surely live on till I die. Happy Birthday!

When you start questioning your own ability, you know you are pushing yourself enough to be something more than you are now.

“Sometimes when I think of life, I feel like a piece of driftwood washed up on shore”, Murakami in his book about running

“Have your dream. What you need now more than anything is discipline. Cast off mere words. Words turn into stone” Haruki Murakami

Happiness is….

simple breakfast with my favourite girls on Saturday morning.

“It’s not where you take things from – it’s where you take them to.’” quote Jean-Luc Godard

“..if the entire world was one big machine, I couldn’t be an extra part. I had to be here for some reason..” quote Hugo Cabret

If I ever to have a daughter, I wish for her to be as blessed as me to find such wonderful girlfriends like mine.

See the pictures I took, then you view the world through my eyes. Read the words that I wrote, then you feel the world through my heart.

You know

you’ve traveled enough when you remember your passport number.

“There is a more beautiful thing than young love – old love” from the many love quotes I read for Shuebs’ wedding video gift

“If you dared nothing, then when the day is over, nothing is all you will have gained” quote Neil Gaiman, The Graveyard Book

“we must take the current when it serves, or lose the ventures before us.” William Shakespeare’s Julius Ceasar

“Carpe diem. Seize the day, boys. Make your lives extraordinary.” John Keating in Dead Poets Society

“Do not follow where the path may lead. Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail”, Ralph Waldo Emerson

Dear SLK, you have been a wonderful companion all these years. You shall be dearly missed. I’m sure you’ll make another owner happy.

I hope I will always have enough curiosity to ask, ability to seek, intelligence to comprehend, wisdom to accept and idealism to repeat.

“ Many men go fishing all of their lives without knowing that it is not fish they are after.” Henry David Thoreau

Dream. Live. Do. Write. Laugh. Eat. Create. Run. Travel. Love. Stretch. Reduce. Smile. Read. Connect. Seek. Contemplate. Tweet.

“Travel is more than the seeing of sights; it is a change that goes on, deep and permanent, in the ideas of living.” Miriam Beard

What was it that when you were younger you wanted to do but you couldn’t, now that you could you haven’t?

“When the heart speaks, the mind finds it indecent to object.” quote Milan Kundera in The Unbearable Lightness of Being

Sometimes when we had something, we forgot that it was once just a dream. Rejoice in the ‘little things’ that once was big to you.