“People are anxious to improve their circumstances but are unwilling to improve themselves; they therefore remain bound.”

James Allen


“The mediation by the serpent was necessary. Evil can seduce man.”

Franz Kafka


“It doesn’t matter if the water is cold or warm if you’re going to have to wade through it anyway.”

Pierre Teilhard de Chardin


“Every positive value has its price in negative terms… the genius of Einstein leads to Hiroshima.”

Pablo Picasso


“Arles is certainly one of the most interesting towns I have ever seen.”

Marguerite Gardiner