“If anyone tells you that a person speaks ill of you, don’t make excuses about what is said of you, but answer: ‘He does not know my other faults, or he would not have mentioned only these.’”
— Epictetus, The Enchiridion
Corps de Ballet dancer in the wings. Paris Opera Ballet.
Photo by Gilles Tapie
Magdalena Frackowiak by Greg Kadel for Numéro Tokyo #3
Lillian Bassman Photographer.
“Be gentle with yourself.
You are a child of the universe, no less than the trees and the stars; you have a right to be here.”
— Max Ehrmann; Desiderata