Tag: truth

08
Feb
2017

Euphemism

Euphemisms for ‘slaughter’ and ‘murder’:  ‘put to sleep’ and ‘拿掉’ (‘take away’; abort).

01
Feb
2017

Liar’s Paradox

Made this ‘bookmark’ demonstrating the Liar’s Paradox some time back. One side says, ‘The sentence on the OTHER side is…

16
Jan
2017

Why Compromise?

Love it that me don’t have to compromise the TRUTH as an independent teacher, translator and writer. Life is too…

09
Dec
2016

Not Lost In Translation

Reply on some feedback on a translated work: ‘As written in the introduction page, the translation aims to follow “the…

15
Nov
2016

Honesty: Super Short Story #417

Super Short Story #417: Honesty She was too weak for honesty in two ways – for others to be honest…

15
Nov
2016

Interview: Super Short Story #411

Super Short Story #411: Interview He said this to the journalist, ‘There is no point interviewing me – because if…

03
Nov
2016

Make-Up: Super Short Story #395

Super Short Story #395: Make-Up She wonders if make-up is for making up what is untrue, or for making up…

03
Nov
2016

Narrow-mindedness: Super Short Story #391

Super Short Story #391: Narrow-mindedness Because he exposed his narrow-mindedness to others, others lessened what they shared with him, which…

28
Jun
2016

Don’t Be Spinfluenced!

Reading this public library book to educate myself not to be ‘spinfluenced’ (influenced by the spin of any propaganda). Have…

28
Jun
2016

Power Of Truth

‘Overcome the angry by non-anger; overcome the wicked by goodness; overcome the miser by generosity; overcome the liar by truth.’…

28
May
2016

Righteousness: PictureQuote #26

If a matter does not deserve neutrality, it is only right… to be right.

16
May
2016

Complete Education

Your lifelong education is incomplete and biased if you agree with absolutely everything learned so far. You are probably not…

28
Mar
2016

Truth: PictureQuotes #3

#ssPictureQuotes #3: Truth Just because something was really said by someone, even if assertively, this doesn’t mean that said is…

09
Mar
2016

佛法没问题

A rephrased dialogue to share… Q: 最近闻到很多附佛外道… 顿失对佛法的信心… A: 别担心… 佛法没问题; 是外道有问题。 最好继续上佛学班多加认识正信佛法。有疑可以发问。加油!

29
Feb
2016

How To Expose ‘Clairvoyants’

Crude, funny but true. The fastest way to expose those with dubious claims? My version is a little slower and…

18
Feb
2016

Information: Wandering Thought #265

Information: Wandering Thought #265 It is said that ‘knowledge is power’, but this is only one-third true. Knowledge is truly…

28
Jan
2016

Objectivity: Sam & Sara #436

Sam & Sara #436: Objectivity Sam: She says it’s hard to be objective. Sara: So what? Sam: What do you…

28
Jan
2016

Hair: Sam & Sara #435

Sam & Sara #435: Hair Sara: You have a white brow hair! Sam: Is it? I wonder what it means….

28
Jan
2016

Concealing: Sam & Sara #432

Sam & Sara #432: Concealing Sam: If you put on concealer, you have to be very careful! Sara: Why? Sam:…

20
Jan
2016

Show: Sam & Sara #427

Sam & Sara #427: Show Sam: Look! That guy is just putting on a show! Sara: Of course! Sam: Huh? Sara: It…