"We often often look for kindness back in the same place we gave it, and mostly that is where we go wrong. Kindness does not work that way, you put your kind deeds into the universe and the universe reflects back that energy into your life, from unexpected avenues at most appropriate time."
- Drishti Bablani
"May the source of strength, who blessed the ones before us, help us find the courage to make our lives a blessing."
- Mi Shebeirach
“Change is not merely necessary to life - it is life.”
― Alvin Toffler
“The illiterate of the 21st century will not be those who cannot read and write, but those who cannot learn, unlearn, and relearn. ”
― Alvin Toffler
"By sharing their stories with the audience, storytellers aren't just creating meaning for themselves - they're helping others to do so, too. "And that's why storytelling is so important," continued Crabb. "I think some people think it's all about talking about you, you, you. But what it really is is reaching out into the void and connecting with people and letting them know they're not alone.""
- Emily Esfahani Smith on Storytelling, The Power of Meaning
"Not all of us will find our calling. But that doesn't mean we can't find purpose. (...) No matter what occupies our days, when we reframe our tasks as opportunities to help others, our lives and our work feel more significant. Each of us has a circle of people - in our families, in our communities, and at work - whose lives we can improve. That's a legacy everyone can leave behind."
- Emily Esfahani Smith
"Being a Parisian is not about being born in Paris, it is about being reborn there."
- Sacha Guitry
“Être parisien, ce n'est pas être né à Paris, c'est y renaître.”
- Sacha Guitry That's how I feel about Shanghai. Have you experienced a rebirth?  Where is home now?