Despite the stereotypes and media hype, Hong Kong’s gangsters are motivated by just one thing – profit – and they’ll even put aside rivalries to get a share of it Clifford Lo and Simpson Cheung SCMP Jan 19, 2012 “If a rooster is dead, another one will arise and crow,” they like to say in […]
This song is dedicated to all my friends in Hong Kong and China whom I haven’t been able to meet after returning to Singapore.
Greed is a form of desire. However, it is an exaggerated form of desire, based on overexpectation. The true antidote of greed is contentment. For a practicing Buddhist, for a Dharma practitioner, many practices can act as a kind of counterforce to greed: the realization of the value of seeking liberation or freedom from suffering, […]
Money, Happiness, and Sustainability By Stephen Goldbart , Ph.D. Created Dec 29 2011 – 3:12am 2012: The great wheel of time is making its inexorable turn, granting us a new beginning and an opportunity to step back, review, and renew. You can use this moment of transition to start the new year with a […]