Notice that the stiffest tree is most easily cracked, while the bamboo or willow survives by bending with the wind.
I'm not in this world to live up to your expectations and you're not in this world to live up to mine.
To me, the extraordinary aspect of martial arts lies in its simplicity. The easy way is also the right way, and martial arts is nothing at all special; the closer to the true way of martial arts, the less wastage of expression there is.
Love is like a friendship caught on fire. In the beginning a flame, very pretty, often hot and fierce, but still only light and flickering. As love grows older, our hearts mature and our love becomes as coals, deep-burning and unquenchable.