Ordinary People of The World 市井小民 (85)

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Ordinary People of The World 市井小民 (85)

  1. 1. Italy1
  2. 2. BurmaForever is composed of nows.- Emily Dickinson2
  3. 3. Cambodia3
  4. 4. BrazilYou must live in the present, launch yourself on every wave,find your eternity in each moment. Fools stand on their island ofopportunities and look toward another land.There is no other land; there is no other life but this.- Henry David Thoreau4
  5. 5. India5
  6. 6. India6
  7. 7. Burma7
  8. 8. Burma8
  9. 9. Yemen9
  10. 10. Shoe repair shop in India10
  11. 11. Burma11
  12. 12. Mumbai, India12
  13. 13. Gujarat, IndiaAll happiness depends on courage and work.- Honore de Balzac13
  14. 14. MKS Steelworks, Serbia14
  15. 15. JapanWorking for long periods under extreme stressful workconditions can lead tosudden death, a phenomenon the Japanese call karoshi.The word in China is guolaosi15
  16. 16. Landi Kotal, Pakistan16
  17. 17. Bakery run by Afghan widows, Kabul, Afghanistan17
  18. 18. Croatia Many find their identity in the work they do. Some enjoy intensesatisfaction in their work.For others, the line between work and play is hard to find.18
  19. 19. India19
  20. 20. Sugar cane farmer, PhilippinesMumbai, India20
  21. 21. Drying coffee beans, Brazil21
  22. 22. Flower Seller, Dal Lake, KashmirIf a man is called a streetsweeper, he should sweep streetseven as Michelangelo painted, or Beethoven composed music,or Shakespeare wrote poetry. He should sweep streets so wellthat all the hosts of heaven and Earth will pause to say, Herelived a great streetsweeper who did his job well.- Martin Luther King, Jr.22
  23. 23. India23
  24. 24. TibetAfghanistanA smile is the universal welcome.- Max Eastman24
  25. 25. AfghanistanBurma25
  26. 26. An Indian tailor caught in the monsoon floodwaters in Porbandar, India26
  27. 27. AfghanistanLook back, and smile on perils past.- Sir Walter ScottThe robbed that smiles, steals something from the thief.- William Shakespeare, OthelloCambodia27
  28. 28. Kashmir28
  29. 29. Afghanistan29
  30. 30. BurmachinaLaughter is day, and sobriety is night; a smile is the twilight thathovers gently between both, more bewitching than either.– Henry Ward Beecher30
  31. 31. Celebration in Berlin, Germany HondurasPeace begins with a smile.- Mother Teresa31
  32. 32. AfghanistanIraq32
  33. 33. Vietnam33
  34. 34. burma34
  35. 35. AfghanistanSometimes your joy is the source of your smile, butsometimes your smile can be the source of your joy.- Thich Nhat Hanh35
  36. 36. Cambodia36
  37. 37. Havana, Cuba37
  38. 38. Ethiopia38
  39. 39. All things counter, original, spare, strange;Whatever is fickle, freckled (who knows how?)With swift, slow; sweet, sour; adazzle, dim;He fathers-forth whose beauty is past change:Praise him.- Gerard Manley Hopkinsquoted in the Daily GoodItaly39
  40. 40. Ethiopia40
  41. 41. LaosTo banish imperfection is to destroyexpression, to check exertion, to paralyzevitality. - John Ruskin, The Stones ofVenice41
  42. 42. View of Preah Khan, Cambodia42
  43. 43. Russia43
  44. 44. Procession of Nuns, Yangon44
  45. 45. Fisherman on Inle Lake with thePhaung Daw Oo Pagoda in thedistance45
  46. 46. Mingun Pagoda46
  47. 47. Golden rock, Kyaiktiyo, Myanmar47
  48. 48. Bagan, the ancient capital, wherethousands of temples, monasteries,and stupas were built.48
  49. 49. Sittwe, Burma49
  50. 50. MandalayEven the son of the foolish can be a sage ; eventhe son of a poor man can be rich. Do not becontemptuous of anyone50
  51. 51. Yangon, BurmaYangon51
  52. 52. Yangon train52
  53. 53. Monk reads Buddhist scriptures at monastery in YangonYangon53
  54. 54. Monk walks through a Buddha statue workshop, Mandalay54
  55. 55. Young Monk in Mandalay55
  56. 56. Yangon56
  57. 57. Italy57
  58. 58. AfghanistanAfghanistan58
  59. 59. United States59
  60. 60. IndiaEddie Lee 李常生 Taipei, Taiwan, R.O.C. 6/26/2013All photos were taken from McCurry’s blogleechangsheng6666@gmail.comIndia60

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