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Cael. Can be harassed on AIM: kirisutogomen, or zephyr: cael. Also you can send e-mail to the implied MIT account. Assuming you have e-mail, and aren't a subsistence farmer in Ecuador or something. In which case I'm surprised you're looking at a wiki.
My character's name is Xiān
Plurality of proverbs, parables, and poetry
Although the Jasmine River is three thousand li long, one only imbibes one vessel worth of water from it.
A good bird chooses the tree upon which to perch, the talented subject chooses the lord that he shall serve.
Weimiao passed the night at Chengshi. At the break of day the doorkeeper inquired of him, "Where do you come from?" Weimiao replied, "I come from the community of Mr. Lu Lei." The doorkeeper responded, "Is he not the one who acknowledges the futility but does it anyhow?"
A frog at the bottom of a well has not the language to describe the sea. The frog is imprisoned in abstraction.
Wei Ku asked "How did Gu The Erudite come to be entitled The Erudite?" Master Lu Lei said, "He was intelligent and loved to learn, he was not embarrassed to ask his underlings if he did not know something. This is why he was entitled The Erudite."
The mountain is drawn with two straight lines. But the path up the mountain is a curve.
- Time flows down the mountain, making puddles at the foot. Nature has no straight lines.
Men admire Sun Xiyang and Mei Ze, at the sight of whom fishes plunge deep down in the water, birds soar high in the air, and deer hurry away. Yet who shall say which is the correct standard of beauty? This is what is meant by "Fish dive, birds swoop".
One bit of mouse shit corrupted the entire batch of rice juk.