Friday, May 21, 2010

Difference between Westerners and Asians -

          
   This is   very interesting   ,   just read on.
            To group all races of Asians as one is to over generalize. Asian races are more diverse than the Caucasians,

i.e. Indians differ from the Chinese in most respects.
            
  Difference between   Westeners   and   Asians

           
 (1) Opinion
          
         Westerners:      Talk to the point
       Asians:      Talk around the circle, especially
                          if opinions are different

 (2) Way of Life
          
         Westerners:      individualism, think of himself or herself.
       Asians:      enjoy gathering with family and friends, solving their
                              problems, and know each other's business.
                         

 (3) Punctuality
          
         Westerners:      on time.
       Asians:      in time.

  (4) Contacts
           
         Westerners:      Contact to related person only.
       Asians:      Contact everyone everywhere, 
                             business very successful.

  (5) Anger
           
         Westerners:      Show that I am angry.
       Asians:      I am angry, but still smiling... (Beware!)

  (6) Queue when Waiting
           
         Westerners:      Queuing in an orderly manner.
       Asians:      Queuing?! What's that?

  (7) Sundays on the Road
          
         Westerners:      Enjoy weekend relaxing peacefully.
      Asians:      Enjoy weekend in crowded places, 
                              like going to the mall.

  (8) Party
           
         Westerners:      Only gather with their own group.
       Asians:      All focus on the one activity that is
                         hosted by the CEO.

  (9) In the restaurant
          
         Westerners:      Talk softly and gently in the restaurant.
       Asians:      Talk and laugh loudly like they own the restaurant.

  (10) Travelling
          
          Westerners:      Love sightseeing and enjoy the scenery.
      Asians:      Taking picture is the most important; scenery is 
                          just for the background.

  (11) Handling of Problems
          
          Westerners:      Take any steps to solve the problems.
        Asians:      Try to avoid conflicts, and if can, 
                             don't leave any trail.

  (12) Three meals a day
          
          Westerners:      Good meal for once a day is sufficed.
        Asians:      At least 3 good meals a day.

  (13) Transportation
          
           Westerners:      Before drove cars, now cycling for
                                        environmental protection.
        Asians:      Before no money and rode a bike, now got money
                            and drive a car.

  (14) Elderly in day-to-day life
           
            Westerners:      When old, there is snoopy for 
                                              companionship.
          Asians:      When old, guarantee will not be lonely, as long as 
                                  willing to babysit grandkids.
                            

  (15) Moods and Weather
        
            Westerners:      The logic is: rain is pain.
          Asians:      More rain, more prosperity

  (16) The Boss
        
            Westerners:      The boss is part of the team.
          Asians:      The boss is a fierce god.

(17) What's Trendy
           
           Westerners:      Eat healthy Asian cuisine.
         Asians:      Eat expensive Western cuisine.

  (18) The Child
          
            Westerners:      The kid is going to be independent and 
                                              make his/her own living.
          Asians:      Slog whole life for the kids, the centre of your life.


( from the forward mail to me )
 ( thank you )

1 comment:

  1. Nothing good about being an asian huh. What are you?

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