“The practice of sport is a human right. Every individual must have the possibility of practicing sport, without discrimination of any kind and in the Olympic spirit, which requires mutual understanding with a spirit of friendship, solidarity and fair play.” – The Olympic Charter
“I must study Politicks and War that my sons may have liberty to study Mathematicks and Philosophy. My sons ought to study Mathematicks and Philosophy, Geography, natural History, Naval Architecture, navigation, Commerce and Agriculture, in order to give their Children a right to study Painting, Poetry, Musick, Architecture, Statuary, Tapestry and Porcelaine.” ― John Adams (bio)
Fantasy by Lynette S.
"If you’re a human being walking the earth, you’re weird, you’re strange, you’re psychologically challenged." - Phillip Seymour Hoffman
"Do you think it’s a coincidence that college is when many Americans do their most serious fucking and falling-clown drinking and generally ecstatic Dionysìan-type reveling? It’s not. College students are adolescents, and they’re terrified and dealing with their terror in a distinctively US way. Those naked boys hanging upsìde down out of their frat house’s windows on night are simply trying to buy a few hours’ escape from the grim adult stuff that any decent school has forced them to think about all week." - David Foster Wallace
Artist: Andrew Salgado
“At one time, most of my friends could hear the bell, but as years passed, it fell silent for all of them. Even Sarah found one Christmas that she could no longer hear its sweet sound. Though I’ve grown old, the bell still rings for me, as it does for all who truly believe.” ― Chris Van Allsburg, The Polar Express
Artist: Zane Yarbrough