"I've never felt I belonged anywhere. And I still don't where I am today. But for the first time ever in my life I feel this is where I need to stay."
"I am a time traveler, destroying today's regrets. Changing my future."
"Things won't be better tomorrow. One mustn't wait for a brighter day. It is you who must work to fight the sorrows. It is you who must shine today."
"The fact that a majority of people know something that is false, doesn't make it true."
"I used to think we were born weak & empty like cups waiting to be filled. In reality we're already born filled to the brim with life, emptying ourselves until the very end."
"Maintain the habit of taking less than we think we need, and giving more than we think we should give."
"Bisag gamay, basta kanunay." (Boholano proverb: Regardless of how small, do so always.)
"No trabáho, gulpién, no kanén, in-inúten." (Ilokano proverb: If it's work, do it fast. If it's food, eat it little by little.)
"Ti táo a manákem, dína makíta ti panagdissó ti sakána ití dagá. Kitáenna ketdi ti sumarunó a baddekánna." (Ilokano proverb: A wise man doesn't see his foot on the ground, he watches his next step.)
"The only acceptance you should search for is that of your own."
"The road to gold is not paved with it."
"Instead of trying to be rich and giving a small amount to the community, let's make the community rich and give ourselves a small amount."
"Making a living and making a difference should be the same thing."
"Get in where you fit in, and then break the mold."
"Live better lives than those before us, and leave behind a better life for those to come."
"Gain it fast, lose it fast. Gain it slow, lose it slow."
"I'd rather make mistakes doing what I love, than be perfect at what I hate."
"If you want a crowd to hear you, you must step outside it."
"I can't change the Philippines, but I can change the way you look at her. I don't want to die for the Philippines, but I do want to live for her."
"Imagine the future we dream of to the extent that it is as sure, and real, as the past before us. So that every action we make isn't work toward an elusive dream, but rather a preparation for the inevitable."
"It doesn't matter what you have, what matters is how you use it."
"Do you see drops of water splashing against the rock, or a laser cutting through it in slow motion?"
"If you want everything, you'll get nothing. If you want nothing, you're on to something!"
"Your struggle might be different from mine, but the fact that we are both struggling is a reminder that we are the same."
"We weren't made to adapt. We were made to make."
"I might not be smart, but if there is one thing I know, it is to listen. I've found that I can easily improve myself by simply shutting up."
"We need more young Filipinos engaging in exporting unique Philippine-made products and services rather than exporting themselves. And we need more foreign-born and overseas immigrant Filipinos sending themselves to the Philippines instead of their remittances. To me that is true Filipino pride."
"Serve others and you will be loved. Love others and everyone is served."
"Since the world is merely the collective perceptions of all the human beings alive at the present moment, you don't have to change the world. Only these very perceptions."
"World peace? That's when we fight for the rights of others instead of our own."
"Selfishly solve your own problem. Then selflessly give away your solution."
"Emotion drives, logic decides."
"Average people spend time to make money. Happy people spend money to make time."
"Never diss, just dismiss."
"Wait it happen or make it happen."
"Saints were at one point sinners who were forgiven. Criminals were at one point saints who were betrayed."
"Walay labot ug hinay imong lakaw. Basta di ka mo hunong."
"There are no Pilipino words for 'he' and 'she'. If our words don't divide sexuality, then why do we?"
"They say Filipinos are divided. So let us find the glue. They say Filipinos are all about 'me'. Then maybe what we need is you."
"Make your best attempt. All society has to do is see that it is
possible, and they themselves will partake in the change you want to
see. Although you may not be around when the change is made, your reward
is in the everyday you do your very best to make your vision their
"Perceived intelligence isn't based on how much one knows, but how one
uses what they know. So don't just sit and think, stand and act. It is
the only way intelligence can be seen, and mistakes derived from acting
on our thoughts are the best teachers."
"No one is complaining so
it must be ok" is one of the greatest lies ever told. Another big one
is, "Yes, I have read and agree to the terms & conditions."
"F* the commercial tracks you doin'. A brother gotta eat. Why don't you rap for food then?" -Linguistics by Cunninlynguists