Schizophrenia cannot be understood without understanding despair. -Laing, R. D.
- Carl von Clausewitz – special calling “Every special calling in life, if it is to be followed with success, requires peculiar qualifications of understanding and soul,” ~Carl von Clausewitz in his opus On War. (Being accepted in Leiden University’s MA in International Relations will further sharpen my understanding of the theoria and praxis of international politics. The courses I have taken at LUC, as well as at University of California, Los…
- "If your determination is fixed, I do not… "If your determination is fixed, I do not counsel you to despair. Few things are impossible to diligence and skill. Great works are performed not by strength, but by perseverance." - Samuel Johnson
- "Lord, make me an instrument of your peace;… "Lord, make me an instrument of your peace; where there is hatred, let me sow love; where there is injury, pardon; where there is doubt, faith; where there is despair, hope; where there is darkness, light; and where there is sadness, joy." - St. Francis of Assisi
- "Conversation enriches the understanding, but… "Conversation enriches the understanding, but solitude is the school of genius" - Edward Gibbon