Kenny Peng Liu

My personal notes for navigating the modern world.

103 Quotations

I don't have to condone it to understand it.

-Deray McKesson

There are no shortcuts to any place worth going.

-Beverly Sills

...a fanatic is always concealing a secret doubt.

-George Smiley (Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy)

You've never met the loneliest person.

-The Internet (via Reddit:DatOneAsain)

You are asking me how a watch works... just watch the time.

-Alejandro (From Sicario)

What the [radical] loser is obsessed with is a comparison that never works in his favour.

-Hans Magnus Enzensberger

Brands are all about trust. That trust is built in drops and lost in buckets.

-Kevin Plank

The more you love your decisions, the less you need others to love them.

-Merlin Mann

A graceful taunt is worth a thousand insults.

-Louis Nizer

You’re a ghost driving a meat coated skeleton made from stardust, what do you have to be scared of?


Umuntu ngumuntu ngabantu

A person is a person because of people.

-Zulu proverb

I choose a lazy person to do a hard job. Because a lazy person will find an easy way to do it.

-Bill Gates

While democracy in the long run is the most stable form of government, in the short run, it is among the most fragile.

-Madeleine Albright

The reason we struggle with insecurity is because we compare our behind-the-scenes with everyone else's highlight reel

-Steve Furtick

I'd rather trust people and get fucked over periodically than trust nobody and live the life that goes with that.

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