Shimon Peres’s advice [to younger generations] on ‘making progress happen’ : “First of all, don’t be like us. Be different. You know, personally, I have very little patience for history. I believe that to imagine is more important than to remember”.
Joan Miro’s advice on ‘being rooted’, just replace [Catalan] by your nationality: “You have to be an International [Catalan]. A homespun [Catalan] is not, and never will be, worth anything in the world”.
Below a personal painting, poiting some of my facial features, courtesy of Priya Klara Nadaradjane (Double degree LSE- Sciences Po student, 2015)
Pic courtesy of International Inequality Institute – Billie Elmqvist-Thuren, 25 April 2017
Pic courtesy of Jørgen Lauridsen, at the University of Southern Denmark March 2016