❝ there are generally two ways to learn: from self-study and from a master. (…) the great scholar han yu said "as man is not born with knowledge none is free from doubts which can be resolved only by a master." (…)"the mutual understanding that develops between them (student and master) sometimes exceeds that between father and son. ❞ ngan siu-mui, at the abode of unadorned happiness, montreal.
❝ from the collection of ms ngan's works of art in this album, i dare say that she stands out as a rare talent with parallel achievements in all the four arts (calligraphy, painting, seal carving, poetry) ❞ chen kwing kin, m.a., university of hong kong.