What happens when a dream you've held since childhood ... doesn't come true? As Lisa Bu adjusted to a new life in the United States, she turned to books to expand her mind and create a new path for herself. She shares her unique approach to reading in this lovely, personal talk about the magic of books.
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I agree her opinion about books . She had been taught differently her whole life education and the people who held authority over her. She began to read book and learn things that shaped her future. She also got to see how two different types of languages relate and differ . Books our keys for own life . And interested me in this me China's world map . It's so cool.
Yes, books saved my life. I sooo like books, but not any kind of. Books that are inspiring, life stories, about life and myself. I am so fired up that I created a website about the books that I read, so I"m making blog posts, short posts and sum of what I read. I try to make it interesting and educational. check it out here for free https://fraudiller.wordpress.com Happy reading and learning! :)
I *LOVEEEE* reading. But not these kind of books. I read alot of YA Fiction and you don't know how many times I've been shamed. They'd call me "fake reader" because I don't like reading classics and stuff and It really discouraged me. I stopped reading YA and proceeded reading classics like Pride and Prejudice. I normally finish a book in a day or two but that book took me a MONTH. I forced myself to like it and read another classic. After reading that I was discouraged again and this time, I stopped reading completely. I forced myself to like this book that it made me hate reading. After *2 YEARS* of reading slump I finally found the courage to start reading again. This time, the books I enjoy.
I also try comparative reading. Like when I read Mein Kampf, I simultaneously read The diary of Anne Frank. Or I read Gandhihatya ani me alongside My experiments with truth, where former was a book accounting Gandhijis murder and the latter was his own autobiography.
I'll honor literature for the rest of my life.......language, communication, experiences, feelings, emotions, sensations, knowledge, culture, beyond horizons, empathy, understanding...... I love literature! <3 and so as the other humanities like religious studies, the arts, and philosophy, though I also love history, psychology, anthropology, sociology, geometry, astronomy, and biology.
For someone who initially appears well-read and intelligent, your mockery of the Bible is highly offensive to Jews, Muslims, and Christians alike. For a 'strange' book, you have proved its statement that "tossing your pearls to the swines will make them turn around and tear you to pieces" correct. A strange book? Or perhaps one with wisdom? Perhaps you should brush up on your religious texts and learn to respect people's sacred texts before showing such flippant contempt
I never wanted to read books but I guess I am limited without them I can feel I am limited with words and how I can express my self. Indeed books are like medicine for the brain gonna start to read and hope I can. now I am 25 and i guess never is too old for reading.
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As a child, there was a portrait in our family home in Paris that I always loved. Today, it’s known as Maya with Doll – but to me it was just a portrait of my mother, albeit a remarkable one. “Your grandfather was a painter,” she would say, whenever the subject of the canvas, one of many that hung around the house, came up in discussion. It was only when I began school, and whispers about my heritage started to follow me, that I realised what an understatement that was. My grandfather was far more than a painter. He was the defining figure of 20th-century art – and, as I would learn later from years of academic study, a true genius. It was a revelation that would shape the course of my life in many ways. When Picasso died – in 1973, the year before I was born – he left behind 45,000 works, not to mention personal objects and correspondence.