"Some people never contribute anything positive to society, they may even drain our resources, but most of us try to do something better, to give back."
"You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is an ocean if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty."Martin Yan on Mahatma Gandhi
"An armed society is a polite society. Manners are good when one may have to back up his acts with his life."Martin Yan on Robert A. Heinlein
"It is no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society."Martin Yan on Jiddu Krishnamurti
"A people that values its privileges above its principles soon loses both."Martin Yan on Dwight D. Eisenhower
"There is more to life than increasing its speed."Martin Yan on Mahatma Gandhi
"I think being famous is more of a hindrance, a constraint, than just letting yourself be free."
"If I could only have one type of food with me, I would bring soy sauce. The reason being that if I have soy sauce, I can flavor a lot of things."
"I normally don't eat junk food."
"I don't like to waste anything. Any food left over from the night before is always eaten the next day."
"As long as the food is well prepared and not overdone, I think it tastes good. It doesn't matter if it's Chinese, Japanese, anything."