Walking from Nathan Road to the Cultural Center of Tsim Sha Tsui (TST) was surprisingly inspiring! Covering all of the walls were quotes about art, creativity, and opening your mind to the world.
It made me think back to:
1. my Chemistry teacher's TA used to put quotes on the chalkboard every week. I remember he once wrote, "The grass is always greener on the other side because you failed to water your own lawn."
2. my old co-worker used to keep a file on crazy things one of our other co-workers would say. She also was frustrated once and blurted out, "Another day, another RMB."
3. Pacific Coffee (Starbuck's rival here in Hong Kong) also provides daily thoughtful quotes for customers to ponder about while they wait in line for coffee. They say such things as:
Though it seemed a hodgepodge of quotes put together on the walls of the TST subway, they are nice to read as you walk through to the other side.
I thought you all might enjoy reading them as well! It's a good start/end to the day to get a good quote.