Everything is controlled and everybody is a member of some committee, because then their watchdogs placed in the committees can control everything…
You can have no dominion greater or less than that over yourself.[No si può avere maggior nè minor signio ria che quella di se medesimo.]
Whoever tries to destroy the passions, instead of regulating them, tries to play the angel.[Qui veut détruire les passions, au lieu de les régler, veut faire l’ange.]
Life comes with many challenges. The ones that should not scare us are the ones we can take on and take control of.