Even a minor event in the life of a child is an event of that child’s world and thus a world event.
Man is a creation of desire, not a creation of need.
The repose of sleep refreshes only the body. It rarely sets the soul at rest. The repose of the night does not belong to us. It is not the possession of our being. Sleep opens within us an inn for phantoms. In the morning we must sweep out the shadows.