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Jean Vanier Quotes

Community begins in mystery and ends in administration. Leaders move away from people and into paper.

Envy comes from people's ignorance of, or lack of belief in, their own gifts.

Growth begins when we begin to accept our own weakness.

Growth begins when we start to accept our own weakness.
[Self Acceptance]

Life is a succession of crises and moments when we have to rediscover who we are and what we really want.