【半杯水】野草

人類需要別人肯定的程度如同黑洞,這個黑洞怎樣也不能填滿,這跟人需要愛的程度一樣,深不見底。有時候人覺得自己見識不夠,沒有資格追求夢想,不能稱職,需要別人的認同及欣賞才能勉強前進,但仍然是戰戰兢兢的。在追求理想的過程中,當他們面對別人的非議及譏笑,更容易感到挫敗,自我質疑究竟社會還需要自己嗎?還有自己的位置嗎?於是放棄夢想。

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【半杯水】海枯石爛

一天, 偶爾在網上看到一個浪花濺在石頭的短片,洶湧的巨浪不斷拍打海邊的岩石,岩石卻牢牢的立著,半點也沒有遷移。這令我想起中國成語「海枯石爛」,出自宋代詩人王奕的《法曲獻仙音·和朱靜翁青溪詞》:「老我重來,海乾石爛,那復斷碑殘礎。」

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【Glass Half Full】Taking advantage of someone’s weakness?

Kenyan runner Abel Mutai was only a few feet away from the finish line, but he got confused with the sign and stopped, thinking he had finished the race. A Spanish runner, Ivan Fernandez, was right behind him and, realizing what was going on, started screaming at the Kenyan to keep running. Mutai didn’t know Spanish and didn’t understand. Realizing what was happening, Fernandez pushed Mutai to the victory.

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