“With 88 years I am still not tired of opening myself to the new. Life is exciting and fascinating. The new keeps me in movement and leads me to another new and demands a constant openness of me. Resistance is loyalty to the old and prevents development. Every expectation is thus linked to something already known.
Only what shakes me to the core leads me onward.
The rigidity breaks, growth follows.
In the end we can only marvel at where we find ourselves. The new may be new to us, yet is has been there all the time"