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Wednesday, June 20, 2007

Do you know your weakest point?

“You can live a lifetime and, at the end of it, know more about other people than you know about yourself” - Beryl Markham

“Be faithful in small things because it is in them that your strength lies.” - Mother Teresa

“A chain is only as strong as its weakest link. If a link is broken, the entire chain breaks.”

"Whenever a man falls, it is usually at the point where he thinks he is strong."

"Rudeness, yelling, anger and swearing are a weak man's imitation of strength."

“Knowing others is intelligence; knowing yourself is true wisdom. Mastering others is strength; mastering yourself is true power.”

Photo by Darwin Bell taken from this source

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4 comments:

Jennifer said...

I love this post Sam!

Very, very nice take on the need to know ourselves and overcome our weaknesses!

Thanks for this,

Jen

Markk said...

That's a very good post. Although some of us are aware of this, it serves as a timely reminder that we should not forget. And thanks for the tip-off.

Sam Chan said...

Hi Jennifer,
I am glad that you loved this post!
Hopefully this reminder can be helpful to all readers including myself!

Best wishes.

Sam Chan said...

Hi Mark Khoo,

Thanks for your valuable comments.
Hope to learn more from you!
Best wishes