❝ When “i” is replaced with “we” even illness becomes wellness.
❝ This is what I miss… not something that’s gone, but something that will never happen.
❝ There are questions that you don’t ask because you’re afraid of the answers to them.
— Agatha Christie, The Moving Finger
❝ Man came silently into the world. As a matter of fact he trod so softly that, when we first catch sight of him as revealed by those indestructible stone instruments, we find him sprawling all over the old world from the Cape of Good Hope to Peking. Without doubt he already speaks and lives in groups; he already makes fire…. Thus, in the eyes of science, which at long range can only see things in bulk, the ‘first man’ is and can only be a crowd, and his infancy is made up of thousands and thousands of years….
❝ Women aged 15-44 are more at risk from rape and domestic violence than from cancer, car accidents, war and malaria, according to World Bank data.