A Very Touristy Place

© Unknown Author

“The great thing in the world is not so much where we stand, as in what direction we are moving.” ~ Oliver Wendell Holmes

Journal, 19 December 2011. Pulau Penang and Pulau Langkawi, Malaysia.

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A Common Unity

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“Whether we like it or not, we have all been born on this Earth as part of one great human family. Rich or poor, educated or uneducated… ultimately, each of us is just a human being like everyone else: we all desire happiness and do not want suffering.” ~ Dalai Lama

Journal, 18 December 2011. Pulau Penang, Malaysia.

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Crazy Chicks From Penang

© 2011 Tiago Marques

“Through our great good fortune, in our youth our hearts were touched with fire. It was given to us to learn at the outset that life is a profound and passionate thing.” ~ Oliver Wendell Holmes

Journal, 18 December 2011. Pulau Penang, Malaysia.

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All For One And One For All

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“Civilizations should be measured by the degree of diversity attained and the degree of unity retained.” ~ W. H. Auden

Journal, 18 December 2011. Pulau Penang, Malaysia.

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More Than Meets The Eye

© 2011 Tiago Marques

“Here is my secret. It is very simple: it is only with the heart that one can see rightly; what is essential is invisible to the eye.” ~ in “Le Petit Prince”, by Antoine de Saint Exupéry

Journal, 18 December 2011. Pulau Penang, Malaysia.

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The World Is A Small Place

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“Love is our true destiny. We do not find the meaning of life by ourselves alone – we find it with another.” ~ Thomas Merton

Journal, 16 December 2011. Pulau Penang, Malaysia.

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Evil Monkeys From Penang

2011 © Sandra Ramos

“We are just an advanced breed of monkeys on a minor planet of a very average star. But we can understand the Universe. That makes us something very special.” ~ Stephen Hawking

Journal, 16 December 2011. Pulau Penang, Malaysia.

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Indian Food Is Kryptonite

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“What sets worlds in motion is the interplay of differences, their attractions and repulsions.” ~ Octavio Paz

Journal, 16 December 2011. Pulau Penang, Malaysia.

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Towards The Highlands

© 2011 Tiago Marques

“I travel not to go anywhere, but to go. I travel for travel’s sake. The great affair is to move.” ~ Robert Louis Stevenson

Journal, 13-14 December 2011. Pulau Pangkor to Cameron Highlands, Malaysia.

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Pulau Pangkor

© 2011 Tiago Marques

“As I gaze upon the sea! All the old romantic legends, all my dreams, come back to me.” ~ Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Journal, 07-12 December 2011. Pulau Pangkor, Malaysia.

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