Chinese Cinderella: The True Story of an Unwanted Daughter Quotes.

1. "Please believe that one single positive dream is more important than a thousand negative realities."
- Adeline Yen Mah, Chinese Cinderella: The True Story of an Unwanted Daughter

2. "I read because I have to. It drives everything else from my mind. It lets me escape to find other world."
- Adeline Yen Mah, Chinese Cinderella: The True Story of an Unwanted Daughter

3. "But you can vanquish the demons only when you yourself are convinced of your own worth."
- Adeline Yen Mah, Chinese Cinderella: The True Story of an Unwanted Daughter

4. "Transcend your abuse and transform it into a source of courage, creativity and compassion."
- Adeline Yen Mah, Chinese Cinderella: The True Story of an Unwanted Daughter

5. "Never get involved. That's my motto. I hurt no one. And no one can hurt me."
- Adeline Yen Mah, Chinese Cinderella: The True Story of an Unwanted Daughter

6. "Though life has to be lived forward, it can only be understood backwards"
- Adeline Yen Mah, Chinese Cinderella: The True Story of an Unwanted Daughter

7. "You may be right in believing that if you study hard, one day you might become fluent in English. But you will still look Chinese, and when people meet you, they’ll see a Chinese girl no matter how well you speak English. You’ll always be expected to know Chinese, and if you don’t, I’m afraid they will not respect you as much."
- Adeline Yen Mah, Chinese Cinderella: The True Story of an Unwanted Daughter

8. "keep in mind that whenever you are in a crisis, you are in the midst of danger as well as oportunity."
- Adeline Yen Mah, Chinese Cinderella: The True Story of an Unwanted Daughter

9. "That’s exactly what I’ll do, I thought to myself. After dinner, I’m going to ask Big Brother to teach me how to read this map. With Aunt Baba still in Tianjin, there’s obviously nobody looking out for me. I’ll just have to find my own way."
- Adeline Yen Mah, Chinese Cinderella: The True Story of an Unwanted Daughter

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