Ce ne sont pas les choses qui troublent les hommes, mais l’opinion qu’ils en ont.

-Epictète

We can’t solve problems by using the same kind of thinking we used when we created them.

-Albert Einstein

It is easier to disintegrate an atom than a prejudice.

-Albert Einstein

L'honnêteté ce n'est pas de dire tout ce que l'on pense, mais de penser tout ce que l'on dit.

-Proverbe Africain

Chaque décision est comme un meurtre, et nous marchons sur les cadavres mort-nés de nos moi possibles qui ne seront jamais.

-René Dubos (Trois fermiers s'en vont au bal, Richard Powers.)

So many people live within unhappy circumstances and yet will not take the initiative to change their situation because they are conditioned to a life of security, conformity, and conservatism, all of which may appear to give one peace of mind, but in reality nothing is more damaging to the adventurous spirit within a man than a secure future. The very basic core of a man's living spirit is his passion for adventure.

-Into the wild, 57