when i get old

Dear son… The day that you see me old and I am already not, have patience and try to understand me … If I get dirty when eating… if I cannot dress… have patience. Remember the hours I spent teaching it to you. If, when I speak to you,I repeat […]

why do i live

Three passions, simple but overwhelmingly strong, have governed my life: the longing for love, the search for knowledge, and unbearable pity for the suffering of mankind. These passions, like great winds, have blown me hither and thither, in a wayward course, over a deep ocean of anguish, reaching to the […]

sand and stone

​The story goes that two friends are walking through the desert. During some point of the journey they have an argument, and one friend slap the other one in the face. The one is hurt, but without saying anything, he writes in the sand: “Today my best friend slaps me […]