Eve Merriam

Eve Merriam (19 July 1916 –1992) was an American poet and writer. ❣️“Morning is a new sheet of paper for you to write on.” ❣️“A cliché is what we all say when we’re too lazy to find another way.” ❣️❣️❣️ ❣️“Sogno di dare alla luce un bimbo che possa chiedere: “Mamma, che cos’era la guerra?”… Read More Eve Merriam

Tony Kushner

Anthony Robert Kushner (born 16 July 1956)  – American playwright and screenwriter.   💎 “Every student needs someone who says, simply, “You mean something. You count.” 💎 “You’ll find, my friend, that what you love will take you places you never dreamed you’d go.” 💎 “In this world, there is a kind of painful progress.… Read More Tony Kushner

Memories

Oliver W. Sacks (9 July 1933-2015) – British-born neurologist and author, who lived in New York City “We now know that memories are not fixed or frozen, like Proust’s jars of preserves in a larder, but are transformed, disassembled, reassembled, and recategorized with every act of recollection.” “Ora sappiamo che i ricordi non sono fissi… Read More Memories

George Sand et la gentillesse

George Sand (pseudonyme d’Amantine Aurore Lucile Dupin, baronne Dudevant) romancière française – née le 1er juillet 1804 et morte en 1876.   💮 “Gardez bien en vous ce trésor, la gentillesse. Sachez donner sans retenue, perdre sans regret, acquérir sans mesquinerie.” 💮 “Custodite bene in voi questo tesoro, la gentilezza. Imparate a darne senza esitazione,… Read More George Sand et la gentillesse

John Gay

John Gay is an  English poet and dramatist who was born on 30 June 1685 and died in 1732. He is best remembered for “The Beggar’s Opera” (1728), a ballad opera, which was adapted by Bertolt Brecht into “Die Dreigroschenoper” (The Threepenny Opera, in Italian: L’opera da tre soldi) exactly  two hundred years later, in… Read More John Gay

⭐ Nouvelles/New Chances ⭐ ⭐ Nuove opportunità ⭐

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry (né le 29 juin 1900 à Lyon et disparu en vol le 31 juillet 1944 au large de Marseille) – écrivain et aviateur français – auteur du “Petit Prince”. ⭐  “C’est une folie de haïr toutes les roses parce que une épine vous a piqué, d’abandonner tous les rêves parce que l’un… Read More ⭐ Nouvelles/New Chances ⭐ ⭐ Nuove opportunità ⭐