People Of The River

Cooling off in the Singapore River



Chong Fah Cheong sculpture - Cooling off in the Singapore River

On the left of Cavenagh Bridge, on the Singapore River, is a “First Generation”
Sculpture  by Chong Fah Cheong, which freezes the motion of a group of five
naked boys diving off the bridge and going for a swim -
an impossible sight in Singapore today

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Progress is not created by contented people. - Frank Tyger

Always be smarter than the people who hire you. - Lena Horne

Some people feel the rain. Others just get wet. - Bob Marley

The only people without problems are in a cemetery. - Norman Vincent Peale

There is no future for a people who deny their past. - Adam Clayton Powell Jr.

It is not best to swap horses while crossing the river. - Abraham Lincoln

You can tell how smart people are by what they laugh at. - Tina Fey

There are two types of people, the prickly and the gooey. - Alan Watts

What people are afraid of can tell us a lot about society. - Anne Holt

Happiness in intelligent people is the rarest thing I know. - Ernest Hemingway

Great work is done by people who are not afraid to be great. - Fernando Flores

The world worries about disability more than disabled people do. - Warwick Davis

People who say they sleep like a baby usually don't have one. - Leo J Burke

People, some good, some bad, but in the long run we come out even. - Jan Hittle

Business? It's quite simple. It's other people's money. - Alexandre Dumas

He is one of those people who would be enormously improved by death. - H.H. Munro

People are difficult to govern because they have too much knowledge. - Lao-tzu

Only ugly people need manners. The pretty can get away with anything. - Evelyn Waugh

We forfeit three-fourths of ourselves in order to be like other people. - Arthur Schopenhauer

The nice thing about egotists is that they don't talk about other people. - Lucille S. Harper

When one can hear people moving, one does not so much mind, about one's fears. - Ann Radcliffe

A woman will flirt with anybody in the world as long as other people are looking on. - Oscar Wilde

Some people play a horse to win, some to place. I should have bet this horse to live. - Henny Youngman

Remind people who they are instead of just complimenting them on what they've done. - Thomas Leonard

Just as there are no little people or unimportant lives, there is no insignificant work. - Elena Bonner

One of the quickest ways to meet new people is to pick up the wrong ball on a golf course. - Unknown

People have been known to achieve more as a result of working with others than against them. - Allan Fromme

I wouldn't mind being called middle-aged if only I knew a few more hundred-year-old people. - Dean Martin

Everything is changing. People are taking their comedians seriously and the politicians as a joe-k. - Will Rogers

There are people in the world so hungry, that God cannot appear to them except in the form of bread. - Mahatma Gandhi

Many people with dyslexia truly suffer, and their lives are worse off for having had that disability. - Malcolm Gladwell

Reporter: "How many people work at the Vatican?"
Pope John XXIII: "About half." - Pope John XXIII

Politicians are people who, when they see light at the end of the tunnel, go out and buy some more tunnel. - John Quinton

I tend to play mostly villains and twisted people. Unsavory guys. I think it's my face, the way I look. - Christopher Walken

What's the earth with all its art, verse, music, worth -
Compared with love, found, gained, and kept? - Robert Browning

Wall Street is the only place that people ride to in a Rolls Royce to get advice from those who take the subway. - Warren Buffet

I think Mick Jagger would be astounded and amazed if he realized that to many people he is not a sex symbol, but a mother image. - David Bowie

Logic: the art of thinking and reasoning in strict accordance with the limitations and incapacities of the human misunderstanding. - Ambrose Bierce

Any committee that is the slightest use is composed of people who are too busy to want to sit on it for a second longer than they have to. - Katharine Whitehorn

A leader is not an administrator who loves to run others, but someone who carries water for his people, so that they can get on with their jobs. - Robert Townsend



 

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18-Feb-2018