If you are irritated by every rub, how will your mirror be polished?

Rumi

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

If you want to tell people the truth, make them laugh, otherwise they'll kill you

George Bernard Shaw

Caring for myself is not self-indulgence, it is self-preservation, and that is an act of political warfare.

Audre Lorde

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

Attention is the beginning of devotion

Mary Oliver

Plant some shit

Ron Finley

Il est trop tard pour être pessimiste

Yann Arthus-Bertrand