Hokkien - Law In A Lawless World?

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A good lawyer is a bad Christian.
John Lothrop Motley

All ambitions are lawful except those which climb upward on the miseries or credulities of mankind.
Joseph Conrad

As a rule lawyers tend to want to do whatever they can to win.
Bill Williams

As for lawyers, it's more fun to play one than to be one.
Sam Waterston

Avoid lawsuits beyond all things; they pervert your conscience, impair your health, and dissipate your property.
Jean de la Bruyere

Compromise is the best and cheapest lawyer.
Robert Louis Stevenson

He is no lawyer who cannot take two sides.
Charles Lamb

Speak Hokkien Series 1050

  1. protection money -  pōh hǒr hooǐ
  2. clean dealings – lǎi lǒr chèng tōng
  3. abnormal dealings - bǒh chèng sióng ěh kuǎn huěy
  4. carry on wrongdoing - īt chǒh chài chǒh
  5. put on a show - phuǎh chīt chūt hǐ
  6. surrender to law – tǎo ǎun , chǔ siù
  7. beneficial evidence - iū lǐ ěh chèng kǔ
  8. strongest suspicion - siǒng tuǎh ěh hiǎm gí
  9. secret survelliance - ùm tiōng kàm sǐ
  10. bribe - ǒrr sāy
  11. fugitive - tǒh bóng, thǒng chīt huǎn
  12. moral point of view – tǒh gǐ siǒng
  13. approval - thǒng kuěy
  14. commit wrong - huǎn chǒh

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Hokkien - 12 Gift's Of Life

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I never had a policy; I have just tried to do my very best each and every day.  ~Abraham Lincoln

Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none.  ~William Shakespeare

Wisdom is knowing what to do next; virtue is doing it.  ~David Star Jordan, The Philosophy of Despair

Character is doing the right thing when nobody's looking.  There are too many people who think that the only thing that's right is to get by, and the only thing that's wrong is to get caught.  ~J.C. Watts

If you have integrity, nothing else matters.  If you don't have integrity, nothing else matters.  ~Alan Simpson

The measure of a man's real character is what he would do if he knew he never would be found out.  ~Thomas Babington Macaulay

The right to do something does not mean that doing it is right.  ~William Safire

The only exercise some people get is jumping to conclusions, running down their friends, side-stepping responsibility, and pushing their luck!  ~Author Unknown

Speak Hokkien Series 1049

1. generous - tǎi hōng , khōng khǎi

2. gentleman – koǒn chù 

3. get along - hǒh hòh

4. get permission - kěng kuèy phuěy chùn

5. get to know - kièn sǎik

6. give guarantee - phàh pōh chěng

7. give orders – hǎh běng lěng

8. give up everything - phàng sǎk sōh oǒ

9. go in circle - lǐn lǒng sēh

10. goal achieved - bǒk piāo tǎt séng

11. grateful - kām kiěk

12. greet – phàh chiǒh hōr

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Hokkien - 12 Ways To Feel Good

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Quotes That Make You Feel Good!

Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young. The greatest thing in life is to keep your mind young. 
- Henry Ford

When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it. 
- Henry Ford

Character cannot be developed in peace and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved. 
- Helen Keller

Learn from the mistakes of others. You can't live long enough to make them all yourself.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

Many people will walk in and out of your life, but only true friends will leave footprints on your heart.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

To avoid criticism, do nothing, say nothing, and be nothing. 
- Elbert Hubbard

Speak Hokkien Series 1048

1. siǒk chuěy ěh kǐ huěy - chance to undo the wrong

2. bǒh kiòh hoǒn - not keep resentment

3. hiòng chéng khuǎh - look forward

4. kuèy khǐ pàng chuì láo - forget the past

5. tǒr kuèy chīt kiǎp - pass through this trial

6. kām kǎk chǐn ǎnn ooǐ - feel comforted

7. kām kiěk - grateful

8. chǐn liēk - fullest effort

9. chièk lǐm kām - sense of responsibility

10. chǐn tuǎh ěh khǐ tǎi - full of hope

11. chǐn hòh ěh suān těik - very wise choice

12. guǎn bǒng sīt hiěn - dream achieved

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