One doesn't discover new lands without consenting to lose sight of the shore for a very long time.

André Gide

The ultimate famine is the starvation of the imagination

Diane Di Prima

True learning – learning that is permanent and useful, that leads to intelligent action and further learning — can arise only out of the experience, interest, and concerns of the learner

John Holt

Plant some shit

Ron Finley

Erst kommt das Fressen, dann die Moral
Food comes first and then morality

Bertolt Brecht

I became acutely aware that what a child wanted to do most of all was to make a world in which to find a place to discover a self.

Edith Cobb

Je ne pouvais pas ne pas le faire —
I couldn’t not do it.

Philippe Squarzoni

And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.

Anaïs Nin