Today is the “Learn from Lei Feng Day”. Do you know Lei Feng? Maybe most of foreigners don’t know who he is. So let Miracle Mandarin tell you who he is and what he said:
Lei Feng was a soldier. In the campaign of “Learn from Comrade Lei Feng”, initiated by Mao in 1963, Lei became a cultural icon symbolizing selflessness, modesty, and dedication; the youth of the country were encouraged to follow his example.
Today you will see many volunteers today in Shanghai, even all over the China. Please learn some Lei Feng’s sayings with Miracle Mandarin!
There is a limit to one’s life, but no limit to serving the people. I would devote my limited life to limitlessly serving the people.
If a person truly wants to study something, they can always find time. The key is whether they can budget their time in an efficient way.
If you are a drop of water, do you moisten an inch of the land? If you are the first sunlight, do you illuminate the dark hours? If you are food, do you foster useful life? If you are one of the smallest screws, will you always stick with the status of your life? If you want to tell us what you are thinking, do you disseminate the most beautiful ideal day and night? When you are alive do you always remember to work hard and realize your efforts will affect future lives and let the world become more beautiful day by day? I would like to ask you, what have you brought about for the future? In our life, we should not only be spenders.
Do you understand the meanings of these sentences? Let’s learn Chinese!