Food for Thought: Happy Saturday, Good People!

Food for Thought: Happy Saturday, Good People!

“Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man’s character, give him power.”

— Abraham Lincoln (1809 – 1865)

“We cannot solve our problems with the same thinking we used when we created them.”

— Albert Einstein

“You never change things by fighting the existing reality. To change something, build a new model that makes the existing model obsolete.”

― Buckminster Fuller

“Nous ne sommes rien sur terre, si nous ne sommes pas d’abord l’esclave d’une cause, celle des peuples et celle de la justice et de la liberté.”

— Frantz Fanon, extrait d’une lettre envoyée peu de temps avant sa mort à Roger Taïeb (1961)

“Chose significative: ce n’est pas par la tête que les civilisations pourrissent. C’est d’abord par le coeur.”

— Aimé Césaire, “Discours sur le colonialisme” (1955)

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