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Chinese Author Quotes

Hope is like a road in the country; there was never a road, but when many people walk on it, the road comes into existence.
Lyn Yutang
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If you can spend a perfectly useless afternoon in a perfectly useless manner, you have learned how to live.
Lyn Yutang
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Where there are too many policemen, there is no liberty. Where there are too many soldiers, there is no peace. Where there are too many lawyers, there is no justice.
Lyn Yutang
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Today we are afraid of simple words like goodness and mercy and kindness. We don't believe in the good old words because we don't believe in good old values anymore. And that's why the world is sick.
Lyn Yutang
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Certainly Yahoo! wouldn't exist without the sort of environment that Stanford gave us to allow us to create it.
Jerry Yang
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Society can exist only on the basis that there is some amount of polished lying and that no one says exactly what he thinks.
Lyn Yutang
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The wise man reads both books and life itself.
Lyn Yutang
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This I conceive to be the chemical function of humor: to change the character of our thought.
Lyn Yutang
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No one realizes how beautiful it is to travel until he comes home and rests his head on his old, familiar pillow.
Lyn Yutang
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Besides the noble art of getting things done, there is the noble art of leaving things undone. The wisdom of life consists in the elimination of non-essentials.
Lyn Yutang
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Our lives are not in the lap of the gods, but in the lap of our cooks.
Lyn Yutang
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