"It all begins and ends in your mind. What you give power to, has power over you, if you allow it." Very obvious statment but a good reminder when you find yourself allowing negativity back into your life.
Benjamin Franklin wanted Libraries so that anyone could recieve an education. He knew from experience that for the poor, personal determination replaced the opportunity money provided. The idea that only the rich get things is a lie.
l'appel du vide literally translates to the call of the void. It's used to describe the way your brain controls a intense adrenaline inducing situation. So having the urge to jump off the edge of a cliff, but actually turning away and not doing it.