"‘When I draw, I draw the void. Not the line. I focus on the nothingness around the line. It is a sort of meditation. My mind is clear. My focus is on the mere moment. There is only this one moment. Everything is still. Never thoughts are louder and feelings profounder than in this moment. My mind transcends into bare presence. Personality becomes formless and nameless. With each breath the emptiness is filled more and more. With every line I get closer to my origin…’"
Last March 2013, Factbytes conducted a survey among UP Diliman students to determine the extent to which they associate 25 pairs of predetermined traits to the eight colleges found “most stereotyped” by the respondents of an earlier, preparatory survey.