Dag Hammarskjöld

“Forgiveness is the answer to the child’s dream of a miracle by which what is broken is made whole again, what is soiled is made clean again.” [Markings, 1964]

“Life yields only to the conqueror. Never accept what can be gained by giving in. You will be living off stolen goods, and your muscles will atrophy.”

“Pray that your loneliness may spur you into finding something to live for, great enough to die for.” [from Diaries]

“Time always seems long to the child who is waiting for Christmas....”