« Philosophy begins with wonder.» Aristotle.             Hello, young Padawan     Bad weather here in France; I hope you’re not climate-sensitive, in which case, put on a sweater, take a deep breath, good luck, and soon start the ski season! Well, you know your loyal servant loves snow, and let’s say that last year has been a bit “frustrating” for skiers…

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    “If you’re pretty, you’re pretty; but the only way to be beautiful is to be loving. Otherwise, it’s just: “congratulations about your face”. John Mayer.                 Hello, young Padawan     Today we will try to keep it short but effective, and you know me, it will not be obvious, lol.   I’ll explain why, in the street or when I…

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        “The best way to make your dreams come true is to wake up”.Paul Valéry.                 Hello, young Padawan     Memento mori, “In memory of the dead” – to better remind you that one day you too will die. Today we are going to talk about self-confidence. Can’t you see the connection? Of course, you do: life is too…

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          « All life is given to us before we live it. But it takes a lifetime – maybe more – to become aware of this gift. All of life is given to us every second. The world begins today. Oh ! Wake up every morning – and why not every minute – and watch the world begin!» Jacques Lusseyran – Le monde commence aujourd’hui.  …

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          “Wisdom begins in wonder”. Socrate.           Hello, young Padawan     I must admit that I almost called this article “It’s not the size that counts,” and knowing my humor, you would certainly not have been surprised, and then it might have done you smile. Yes, smile, remember? We launched an “Amber Alert,” but still no sign of life. It has…

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