He who would travel happily must travel light.
Antoine de Saint-Exupery
We say nothing essential about the cathedral when we speak of its stones. We say nothing essential about Man when we seek to define him by the qualities of men.
Not a single event can awaken within us a stranger totally unknown to us. To live is to be slowly born. It would be a bit too easy if we could go about borrowing ready-made souls.
A chief is a man who assumes responsibility. He says 'I was beaten', he does not say 'My men were beaten.'
Watch out for the Baobabs!
Perfection is finally attained not when there is no longer anything to add, but when there is no longer anything to take away.