1. 不积跬步,无以至千里。不积小流,无以成江海。 《劝学篇》—— 荀子

  2. 菩提本无树,明镜亦非台,本来无一物,何处惹尘埃。 《六祖坛经》 —— 惠能

  3. 天之道,损有余而补不足;人之道则不然,损不足以奉有余。民之饥,以其上食税之多;民之轻死,以其上求生之厚;民不畏死,奈何以死惧之。 —— 老子

  4. 世间好物不坚牢,彩云易散琉璃脆。


  1. "Be curious. Read widely. Try new things." – Aaron Swartz

  2. “We live on a planet well able to provide a decent life for every soul on it, which is all ninety-nine of a hundred human beings ask. Why in the world can’t we have it?” – Jack Finney, 1970

  3. “The price of reliability is the pursuit of the utmost simplicity.” – C.A.R. Hoare, Turing Award lecture

  4. "The world is everything that is the case." – Ludwig Wittgenstein, Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus, 1922

  5. "All happy families are alike; each unhappy family is unhappy in its own way." – Leo Tolstoy, Anna Karenina, 1878

  6. "This above all: to thine own self be true, And it must follow, as the night the day, Thou canst not then be false to any man. Farewell, my blessing season this in thee!" – From a monologue delivered by the character Polonius in Act I Scene III of Hamlet by William Shakespeare.


  1. 我认为,上帝造人有点过高估计了自己的能力。(I think that God, in creating man, somewhat overestimated his ability.)

  2. 永远原谅敌人,没有什么能比这个让他们更恼火。(Always forgive your enemies; nothing annoys them so much.)

  3. 我什么都能抗拒,除了诱惑。(I can resist everything except temptation.)

  4. 为了赢回我的青春,我什么都愿意做,除了锻炼、早起、做个对社会有用的人。(To win back my youth, there is nothing I wouldn't do - except take exercise, get up early, or be a useful member of the community.)

  5. 年轻的时候,我以为钱是人生最重要的,现在我老了,我懂了,确实如此。(When I was young I thought that money was the most important thing in life; now that I am old I know that it is.)

  6. 人生中只有一件事比被人议论更糟糕,那就是:无人议论你。(There is only one thing in life worse than being talked about, and that is not being talked about.)

  7. 时装是一种让人无法忍受的丑陋,所以我们必须每六个月换一次。(Fashion is a form of ugliness so intolerable that we have to alter it every six months.)

  8. 我们都在阴沟里,但有些人在仰望星空。("We are all in the gutter but some of us are looking at the stars". )