Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
"When Heaven is about to place a great responsibility on a great
man, it always first frustrates his spirit and will, exhausts his
muscles and bones, exposes him to starvation and poverty, harasses
him by troubles and setbacks so as to stimulate his spirit, toughen
his nature and enhance his abilities." -Mencius
*Back in China for now, ask for my wechat since I don't like
chatting over here.*
In Bali for February
What I’m doing with my life
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Some basic facts about me
- A part-time entrepreneur
- A full-time scholar
- A lifelong traveller
- Interested in International Relations
- Hope can work in the U.N. someday
- Speak two languages fluently, other five poorly :P
China -> New England -> Europe -> DC -> NYC ->
Stream of consciousness: http://catdantong.tumblr.com
*Currently having advantures in Asia. Going to Bali in February,
and probably Northern Europe in the summer. Please let me know if
you can recommend anything as a local ;)*
*Also please let me know if you are interested in going to
TomorrowLand this summer!*
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
- learning languages and cultures from interacting with people all
over the world.
- animals are fond of me, have a cat back in China.
- stay hungry, stay foolish.
- work hard, play hard.
The first things people usually notice about me
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Some people say it's my smile ;)
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
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Musics: Right now obsessed with EDM.
Movies: Action, Horror; Science Fiction; Documentary; Comedy;
anything with good plots.
Books: Haruki Murakami; Dan Brown; Vladimir Nabokov; Franz Kafka;
Yu Hua; Mo Yan; history, art, philosophy books; etc. Books are
necessary to me, hopefully you read as well. (if you read around 50
books every year, then it's a plus)
Food: I am down to try anything new :) I usually make Asian food on
Shows: Blacklist; Girls; How I Met Your Mother; Game of Thrones;
American Horror Stories; The Americans; House of Cards; Modern
*I like to explore museums and parks. Art is a crucial factor in my
life. Favorite movement is Surrealism :) Definitely write to me if
you are also an art collector, or you have been to an off-broadway
show called "Sleep No More" in NYC or London.
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
I just need one to survive
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
-How to add value to this world by becoming a better and stronger
-Zeng Zi said "Everyday I examine myself on three counts. In what I
have undertaken on other's behalf, did I not do my best? In my
dealings with friends, have I failed to be trustworthy in what I
say? Have I failed to practise repeatedly what I have
Also if anyone can teach me surfing, I like sports with water. :)
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
anything you can think of ;)
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
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I don't think I can live in a same city for more than 5 years.
You should message me if
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You are an intelligent gentleman who is looking for sincere and
You don't think age is a big deal.
Follow your heart. :)
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