“Nothing contributes so much to tranquilize the mind as a steady purpose” - Mary Shelley    
"I said to my friend, this doesn't sound like fireworks. It sounds like Beirut when it's under fire." - Eyewitness, Nice, France. 14/07/16 Bastille Day.
"The best argument against democracy is a five-minute conversation with the average voter" - Winston S. Churchill
"Dreaming, after all, is a form of planning" -  Gloria Steinem
"All ideas are contagions, including love. If we want it to spread we must exhibit its symptoms" - Finn C. Boyle
"For every dark night, there's a brighter day." - Tupac
"My music had roots which I'd dug up from my own childhood, musical roots buried in the darkest soil." - Ray Charles 
"Third Culture Kids are the prototype citizens of the future.” -Ted Ward, Sociologist, 1984    
"The cure for boredom is curiosity. There is no cure for curiosity."
—Ellen Parr