Who are we, if not measured by our impact on others? That’s who we are! We’re not who we say we are, we’re not who we want to be – we are the sum of the influence and impact that we have, in our lives, on others
— Carl Sagan (via atsoukalidis)
Every human who can become sentient to and experience joy in creation and its beauty is made immune to any and every doubt about its meaning… .
— Konrad Lorenz