September 2019

  • weekends

    I have a love-hate relationship with weekends I love them because it’s a time for me to rest But I hate them because I am extremely unproductive when I don’t have obligations I find it hard to efficiently do anything without some sort of order or commitment Finding a balance will be key to future… Continue reading

  • good things vs. good people

    good people generally do good things but sometimes not-so-good people will also do good things so what’s more important: being a good person, or doing good things? does it matter? Continue reading

  • trying to do too much

    I often feel like I am trying to do too much Teaching assistant for microeconomics Trying to write a book running two blogs a podcast 19 credits semester one independent study class side research for Upenn Wharton conference Today I added two more things: I am now trying to start a Pan-Asian Chapter at Villanova,… Continue reading

  • on my mind

    There’s been a lot on my mind recently And I feel bad because I’ve not been as consistent with my daily writings as I’d like to be I’ve realized that this blog is truly an outlet for me to release my thoughts so I don’t have to bear them So here they are: Life is… Continue reading

  • Baby steps

    You can’t start running before you learn how to crawl You can’t see step 2 from step 0 You can’t jump rungs when climbing a ladder (or you can but you’ll have a higher chance of falling) Sometimes no matter how excellent you are, things will just take time Continue reading

  • Time moves slower

    Time moves slower when you are: 1) in pain 2) looking forward to the future 3) looking too much back into the past We can’t really control when we are in pain. That’s up to the universe However, we can control our mindset and not dwell too much on the past or seek too much… Continue reading

  • Exciting research

    I’m going to be doing a water sustainability research project this semester as an extra curricular study Hopefully I’ll be able to do some interesting work… My goal is to understand how we as a society can value and invaluable resource Continue reading

  • My life is good and busy

    When my life is busy I generally also feel more productive Productive days make me feel happier too We are tied to our projects The things we build toward The projects that make us unique The more time we spend, the happier we generally feel My life is really busy right now, but it’s good Continue reading

  • Acquire

    We acquire things justly by acquiriing something without infringing on the liberty of others We trade labor for money Money for goods But when humanity realized that labor was part of the production function of goods, those in power abused the labor of others Infringing on other people’s liberty produces injustice To create a just… Continue reading

  • results and hard work

    I’ve considered myself a hard worker for a while now I remember getting up at 4:30 AM to practice two hours of basketball before school started because after school I would have 2-hours of rehearsal for musical theatre and I’d be too tired to play basketball then. I wanted to balance both basketball and theatre… Continue reading