尽管无法控制周围发生的事，我们却可以控制自身对周遭事物的反应。 While we cannot control what happens around us, we can control how we react to our surroundings.
举个例子来说，对于周遭的事物，我拥有一定的感知。 So for example, I have perceptions of the world around me.
后来，我们开始意识到我们所穿的衣服是可以很漂亮的，并且可以作为一种身份的象征，同样也是向周遭的世界显示我们有多么富有。 Later, however, we began to realize that the clothing we wore could be beautiful, and provide status, as well as showcasing our wealth to the world around us.
神警告我们不要过于依恋周遭的一切，因为它们都是暂时的。 God warns us to not get too attached to what's around us because it is temporary.
当暴力事件动摇了角色们的集体恍惚状态时，他们开始考虑他们周遭的世界。 As the acts of violence shake the characters from their collective trance, they start to take account of the world around them.
在某些阶段，我们生活周遭永远都有玉米的存在，超过了任何障碍与身份识别。 At some stage there will always be maize around, and it jumps any class barrier or identity.
然后她开始讲，她周遭的世界是怎么改变的。 She begins to talk, instead, about how the world has changed around her.
“证交会周遭的世界真的改变了，而我觉得证交会并没有随之改变，”她现在以略为委婉的语气说。 "The world really changed around the SEC, and I think the SEC didn't change with it, " she says now, somewhat diplomatically.
他周遭的人们看来似乎愿意照顾他；他们帮他确认他能够正确抵达他想去的地方，确保他在离开时不会把自己的衣服忘记在干衣机里。 People around him seem to want to care for him; they make sure that he is where he needs to be, and that he has not left all his clothes in the dryer before moving on.
每天在生活中我周遭都可以见到很多不为他人着想的人，这让我感到很悲伤。 那些人只考虑自己想要的，而完全不顾虑他人的想法，不会从他人的角度看待事情。 It’s so sad because I see so many inconsiderate people around me every day —people who only care about what they want and don’t think of others, don’t see things from the perspective of other people.
当你生活在拒绝之中，不被他人关心，你会有种从自己的生活、周遭和其他人中分离出来的感觉。 When you live in denial and can’t be bothered to care, you feel separated from your life, your surroundings and other living beings.
当我们漫步到野外，让自己沉浸在自然里，我们放开自己去感受着来自周遭的启迪，等我们自己去领悟这一切。 When we step outside and immerse ourselves in this natural world we open ourselves to the enlightenment that is all around, just waiting to be reflected in each one of us.
他们必须发现存在于周遭世界各个地方的优势、资源以及市场。 They have to look at the advantages, resources and markets that exist in different places around the world.
我们喜欢自己探索，改变周遭的事物，装饰自己的空间。 We like to explore, change things around, and make a place our own.
从那时起，艺术就为描述我们周遭的世界提供了一个可视化的方法。 并且随着世界变得越来越精密、越来越复杂，艺术家的作品也变得更加复杂。 Since then, art has remained a visual representation of the world around us, and as the world becomes more sophisticated and complex, so too does the work of the artist.
周遭的很多人都带有这样的臆想：他们正在被别人评头论足…实际上，也许这只是一种同情心而已。 So many walk around with this preconceived notion that they are being evaluated and judged by other people…and actually caring that they might be.
一个不快乐的人，会使得周遭的气氛充满焦虑，同时也导致任何和他有所接触的人都被其影向，感染其烦躁不安。 Unhappiness permeates the atmosphere around someone who is miserable, and those who come in contact with such a person also become affected. Certainly this is not a skillful way to live.
我可以通过帮助我周遭的一切来帮助我自己。 I can help myself by helping those around me.