“Anyone who trades liberty for security deserves neither liberty nor security”
I wish you firmly fastened freedom.
feel unsecure, I have no chance to enjoy freedom. I meet lots of people who
feel insecure in their jobs and I do not mean the same level of risk and
adventure, which is necessary to boost motivation. This feeling of insecurity
is almost silent and suppressed. However, it significantly impacts individual
“Being happy doesn’t mean that everything
is perfect. It means that you’ve decided to look beyond the imperfections.”
wish you happy imperfections.
When I thought
of my happiness, I used to look for things which I desired, but I have never
thought of what could remain imperfect in my life in
order to stimulate me for improvement. I should have asked myself: what makes
me unhappy that would make me very happy to solve? As André Comte-Sponville stated, we need
despair (that we will never reach true happiness) to feel happy!
“Be slow to speak, and only after having first listened quietly, so that you may understand the meaning, leanings, and wishes of those who do speak. Thus you will better know when to speak and when to be silent!”