Depression is the inability to construct a future.
Creativity is not merely the innocent spontaneity of our youth and childhood it must also be married to the passion of the adult human being which is a passion to live beyond one’s death.
Communication leads to community that is to understanding intimacy and mutual valuing.
Freedom is man’s capacity to take a hand in his own development. It is our capacity to mold ourselves.
Human freedom involves our capacity to pause to choose the one response toward which we wish to throw our weight.
Courage is not the absence of despair it is rather the capacity to move ahead in spite of despair.
It requires greater courage to preserve inner freedom to move on in one’s inward journey into new realms than to stand defiantly for outer freedom. It is often easier to play the martyr as it is to be rash in battle.
The opposite of courage in our society is not cowardice it is conformity.