Hokkien - 10 Ways To Move Forward.



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March on. Do not tarry. To go forward is to move toward perfection. March on, and fear not the thorns, or the sharp stones on life's path.
Khalil Gibran

A conservative is a man with two perfectly good legs who, however, has never learned how to walk forward.
Franklin D. Roosevelt

Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards.
Soren Kierkegaard

There are many ways of going forward, but only one way of standing still.
Franklin D. Roosevelt



Speak Hokkien Series 1047
  1. ABILITY    -    POŌN SOǑ, PĀH ǍRK, CHĀI TIǍO
  1. ACCEPT THE TRUTH  -    CHIÀP SIĚW, SOǑ SĪT
  1. ACCOMPLISH -   WǍN SÉNG
  1. ACCURATE -   CHÈNG KHǍK
  1. ACTION -   HĚNG TǑNG
  1. ADVANCE -   CHÌN PǑR, CHÌN TĒN
  1. ADVICE  -  KHǑH KNG
  1. AGREE -   CHÀN SÉNG, TÀH ĚNG
  1. ALERT -   CHOŌ EĚ, THǍY HÓNG
  1. ANALYSE - HOǑN SIĚK
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Hokkien - 8 Opposite Expressions




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Life and death are the ‘Two sides of the same coin’. Life is a controversy at various points of time. Sometimes, what you think is not what happens in real life! Isn't this worrisome?

There's more to the truth than just the facts. ~Author Unknown

The obscure we see eventually. The completely obvious, it seems, takes longer. ~Edward R. Murrow

Even a clock that does not work is right twice a day. ~Polish Proverb

Losing an illusion makes you wiser than finding a truth. ~Ludwig Börne

Speak Hokkien Series 1046

Here are some useful Hokkien words and their opposites.
At times, you may like to use it but cannot think of it. Is it not a problem for English educated Hokkiens?
 

1. Optimistic – lǒk kuān; Pessimistic - pǐ kuān

2. Legal - chèng tōng; Illegal - hweě huǎt

3. Fall - phàh tòh; Rise again - huān sīn

4. Gentle - oǒn liú; Rough - chǒr lòr

5. Bride - sǐn niú, sǐn niao; Bridegroom - sǐn lóng, kiāh sǎi

6. Need - oǒ sǔ iǎo; No need - bǒh hǐ hàn

7. Innocent - siěn lióng; Cunning – khan3 kiao4

8. Familiar - siěk sǎi; Unfamiliar - sěh hoǒn


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Hokkien - 9 Ways To Do One's Best



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Speak Hokkien Series 1045

By not doing your best you are not just wasting your time – you are wasting yourself. Vadim Kotelnikov

Be such a man, and live such a life, that if every man were such as you, and every life a life like yours, this earth would be God's Paradise. Phillips Brooks

Satisfaction lies in the effort, not in the attainment, full effort is full victory. Mahatma Gandhi

Everyone has his own specific vocation or mission in everyone must carry out a concrete assignment that demands fulfillment. Therein he cannot be replaced, nor can his life be repeated, thus, everyone's task is unique as his specific opportunity to implement it. Viktor Frankl

We ourselves feel that what we are doing is just a drop in the ocean. But the ocean would be less because of that missing drop. Mother Teresa

1. best in the world - sày kǎi īt liú

2. all rely on self - īt chǎy khòh chǔ kì

3. endure other people's mistreatment - lǎn biěn khuàh láng ěh bǐn siěk

4. fruits of hardship - phàh piǎh ěh sǐm hiět

5. way of doing things - chū lì ěh hǒng siěk

6. bear full responsibility - hǔ sōr oǒ chièk lǐm

7. grab this opportunity - thàn chīt lāy kǐ huěy

8. do the best of my ability - chìn wà sōr oǒ ěh liēk liǒng

9. not afraid of hardship - khǎn khòr iǎh mm kiāh


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