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Ever wondered what leaders in various industries do in their spare time or what their favorite dish is? Oftentimes, though, well-known individuals can be rather elusive despite their notability, and it’s not likely that you’ll get to learn about their favourite celebrities or what animal they like. So, in Quips, we’re sharing the remarks from people at the top to satiate your little curiosities.
Datuk Lai Voon Hon
Group Managing Directo, Ireka Corporation Bhd
Dreams by Akira Kurosawa. It’s a collection of short stories from the dreams of one of my favorite directors. The beautiful cinematography and subtle message about the meaning of technological advancements and its impact on our environment left a lasting impression on me.
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A genie in a bottle who would grant me three wishes. Why? Who wouldn’t want this?
Used to be a bow tie when I started work as an architect. Today, it’s more likely a jacket that I can wear to both formal and casual functions.
Bak Kut Teh from Hing Kee at Jalan Ipoh. It’s an authentic version of the Klang style.
Jazz, both classic and contemporary, because jazz is both simple and complex. One of my favorite jazz musicians/composers is Wynton Marsalis.
John Lennon. He’s a true peace lover. His song Imagine should be the ideal that all mankind should strive for today.
Notes by Apple. It’s currently my most indispensable app. It’s where I jot down any important or interesting thoughts I have every day.
Santai @ The RuMa. It’s a perfect casual getaway for a drink and light bites with friends.
My spectacles. I have a good collection of glasses that I’ve collected over time. I love my glasses. It’s a perfect fashion statement for me.
I love a good single malt. I prefer the more peaty varieties.
Panda. It’s such a lovable and adorable animal. It is big but yet gentle and playful.
I start my day with Qi Gong and cardio workouts. Breakfast is cereal and one or two slices of bread with butter and jam. Occasionally with sunny side up eggs.
First on my list would be a big smile. I do not wish to sound philosophical, but it is actually the most simple