5 Cultural Differences between China and Germany

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[Hold your horses! I don’t want offend anybody! I state my perceptions and experiences! I just know a few Chinese people personally, so my remarks are not representative!]

Here are 5 cultural differences that I witnessed being with a Chinese man for almost four years. Maybe I will write another version of this article focusing on differences in relationships.

1. Sense of Community

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I noticed that many Chinese people are rather egoistic when it comes to the environment or empathy.

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Tuesday-Treasure #11

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“And if I asked you to name all the things that you love, how long would it take for you to name yourself?”

It would take me awhile because impulsively a lot of other people and things would come to my mind. I oftentimes forget to love myself and I am rather my worst critic!

That’s why for this week’s Tuesday-Treasure I want to remind myself and you guys to love yourself! Don’t always put other people first! You are worth of being the No.1!

Lessons from Death

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This week a family member passed away. I haven’t spoken with this person in over 15 years. It wasn’t a person you want to surround yourself with. I don’t want to go too much in detail because I think you shouldn’t speak negatively about a person who can’t defend himself anymore.

When I heard of the news, I had to cry.

I wasn’t sad about this person’s death, I was sad about how he wasted his life.

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