Why Some Asians Are Short. Why I Don’t Mind Being Short

Your body language reveals more about you than your actual physical height. How do you feel about Y O U is the main concern.

Mabel Kwong

We’re all of different heights. Some of us are short. Some of us are tall. In general, many Asians are shorter than people from other cultures.

I’ve been short all my life. At school and university in Malaysia, Singapore and Australia, I was the shortest kid in my classes. Today, as a grown Asian adult at 148cm tall (4’10 ft), I see many people taller than me wherever I go.

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Reasons Asians Are Short

There isn’t yet a conclusive study done that scientifically explains why many Asians are short compared to other races. So we can only guess why. Maybe some of us Asians are short because it runs in the family, because of genetics. Most of my Chinese-Malaysian relatives are not much taller than 175cm (5’8 ft)…

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Quote of the week: "If you think of yourselves as helpless and ineffectual, it is certain that you will create a despotic government to be your master. The wise despot, therefore, maintains among his subjects a popular sense that they are helpless and ineffectual.-- Frank Herbert quotes .

2 Comments on Why Some Asians Are Short. Why I Don’t Mind Being Short

  1. Thanks for the reblog, Gerry. Glad you enjoyed the article and you are very kind. Thank you 🙂

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  2. Very welcome Mabel. It was enjoyable read. Take care. 🙂

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