Cites

If you can find something that sparks your passion and provides a decent income I think you’re successful in your career.

— Scott Deluzio

Do what you like to do. That’s probably what you’ll do best

— Sunil Gupta

A les penes punyalades, i als disgustos gots de vi

Les relacions personals són les responsables directes de la felicitat

— Ferran Ramón Cortés

Simplicity is freedom

live richly in a simple manner

I achieved everything I wanted in my life, now I am waiting for the award ceremony

— Yuki Asano

Key variables to support well-being: healthy life expectancy, income, social support, freedom, trust and generosity

— World happiness report

No se sabe de la importancia del agua hasta que no se tiene

Within each human heart lies an inexhaustible yearning for liberty, but when people are fearful, angry or confused, they are tempted to give away freedoms, or the freedom of others, to leaders promising order

— Madeleine Albright

La clase media es servil, siempre está llorando y esperando que no le den un palo más fuerte

— Eduardo Mendoza

Ens hem inventat la paraula seny per no dir covardia

— Joel Joan

By the simple act of stepping into other people’s worlds, we change them and we change ourselves

Don’t be distracted by the myth that ‘every little helps.’ If everyone does a little, we’ll achieve a little

— David MacKay

Cuando logras apaciguar tu mundo interior, te sientes muy a gusto estando solo

Commit first, then figure it out

Appeals to tradition and culture are a familiar way of denying that human rights are universal

— The Economist

The best kit is the one you already have

Ningún mar en calma hizo experto a un marinero

Intelligence has its limitations, stupidity is infinite.

Each of us is more than the worst thing we’ve ever done

— Bryan Stevenson

Riding into the unknown is a good exercise in trust, and the practice of feeling optimistic about what comes around the next corner is a great way to grow

— Joachim Rosenlund

Elegir ser consumidor por encima de persona es la muerte en vida

— Carolyn Steel

Vivir es urgente

— Pau Donés

Aborrir-se és un catalitzador de la creativitat i propicia el monòleg interior.

Progress is not a law of nature.
The ground gained by one generation may be lost by the next.

No estamos locos, y sabemos lo que queremos, vive la vida igual que si fuera un sueño

— Ketama

El que mana vol que els manats siguin dòcils.
Hem de partir d’aquesta obvietat.

— Jaume Fuster

We have to get away from thinking that all growth is good. There’s a big difference between growing fatter and growing stronger.

A vida é o que fazemos dela. As viagens são os viajantes.
O que vemos não é o que vemos, senão o que somos.

— Fernando Pessoa

Eres lo que te queda por vivir

Morir de content, no de vell

The opposition you face will come in many different forms, but the most common are gatekeepers, critics, and the widespread acceptance of mediocrity

Mai no he estat tan actiu com quan no tenia res per fer, mai m’he sentit menys sol com quan estic sol amb mi mateix

— Publi Corneli Escipió

Gear is a pretty boring chapter.
What it all comes down to in the end is your legs, determination and the ability to improvise.

— Corax

Nature is not a place to visit, it is home

— Gary Snyder

The process to perfection is through simplification

If you wait until you have enough cash to buy all the best kit, you never will leave home to explore the world

Mai no és massa tard per tornar a començar

Els grans personatges han estat persones que han rigut de tot.
Només l’estúpid es pren seriosament això que anomenem vida.

— Pepe Rubianes

Our national histories are propaganda, not well balanced investigations

— John Glubb

The way toward mastery of any endeavor is to work toward simplicity; replace complex technology with knowledge.

Bias toward simplicity and utility helps keep us focused on intended goal

— Miles Johnson

La salut és un estat de complet benestar físic, mental i social

— OMS

You have to live your life the way YOU want to live it

La innovació és buscar-se la vida

— Ferran Adrià

The further you travel, the less you need

— Dervla Murphy

Everyone hopes to reach old age, but when it comes, most of us complain about it

— Marcus Tullius Cicero

People sometimes work more than they need to, for the things that they desire.
And most of the things that they desire, they do not need

Perfection is achieved when there is nothing left to take away

You can’t fix what never gets done

Always make sure you are the oldest person in the room

First make it work. Second make it work better

— UK government design service manual

If you reject the food, ignore the customs, fear the religion and avoid the people, you might better stay at home

— James Michener

Vive y deja vivir

Perfection is the second greatest enemy of success

Y cuando llegue el día del último viaje, y esté al partir la nave que nunca ha de tornar, me encontraréis a bordo ligero de equipaje, casi desnudo, como los hijos de la mar

— Antonio Machado

La vejez ya no llega a los 70 años, sino al convertirnos en dependientes

— Sarah Harper

Everyone is entitled to their beliefs, but not to stop others from exercising their own freedoms

Inhale the good shit, exhale the bullshit!

Watering down a bad idea doesn’t make it a good idea

In this life when a road comes to to an end, will you keep pedaling?

— Kyle Dempster

Intelligent people would blindly trust authority and not put assumptions to the test?

— Frederic Laloux

La esencia de la civilización consiste en ir más allá de la línea del horizonte para sumergirse en lo desconocido, establecer lazos y relaciones, en descubrir la mejor forma de convivir con nosotros mismos y con otras personas

— Bettany Hughes

The role of experts is to inform us about the likely consequences of our choices, but it is the role of our democratic representatives to make those choices

— Richard Denniss

If you are not prepared to be wrong, you will never come with something original

Miserable young people do not become happier as they grow older

— Marcus Tullius Cicero

The more you know the less you want

It isn’t money that sustains me, it’s that faith I have in myself, in my own powers.
In spirit I’m a millionaire, maybe that’s the best thing, that you believe you’ll rise again.

— Henry Miller

En mi mundo el raro eres tú

You are my guests. Not my masters

Do what you want and forget about what other people think of you

— Phil Snider

Si tienes un equipo comprometido y estás rodeado de buena gente, es imposible fallar.
He fichado a gente con muchísimo talento y cero empatía que han sido un desastre.

— Yaiza Canosa

Wise leaders recognise that they do not have all the answers

On short trips you never get into the culture.
It’s all about the process, not the goal.

It’s not an adventure until something goes wrong

Yo he visto a gente muy desgraciada, y sé que he tenido suerte. Estoy encantado con la vida

— Eduardo Mendoza

It’s not the strongest species that survives, nor the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change

— Charles Darwin

We yearn for a simpler life based not on refusing all technology but on going back to appropriate technology.

I want to see the world, follow a map to its edges, and keep going. Forgo the plans, trust my instincts. Let curiosity be my guide. I want to change hemispheres and sleep with unfamiliar stars. And let the journey unfold before me

— Iohan Gueorguiev

Before agreeing to take any medication, ask what effect it is likely to have on your live

Power rots leaders

Los que sienten con dolor el paso rápido del tiempo no soportan el sedentarismo, en movimiento, se apaciguan.

Critics are not happy people by nature, but they seemingly enjoy putting other people down

Celui qui veut voyager heureux doit voyager léger

— Antoine de St. Exupery

The easier the better

Las cosas más valiosas salen de mentes ociosas

Cuando sientes que puedes,vas. Cuando no lo sientes, no vas. El límite es la sensación

— Nicolas y Olivier Favrese

You should measure your wealth not in terms of how much you had accumulated, but in how much time you have left

Més val penedir-se del que has fet que del que no has fet

Freedom means ensuring that people has the health, education and security to lead the life they wanted

— ohn Stuart Mill and Leonard Hobhouse

Hi ha gent a la qui no li agrada que es parli, s’escrigui ni es llegeixi en català.
És la mateixa gent a qui no li agrada que es parli, s’escrigui ni es llegeix

— Ovidi Motllor

There are always two paths to take: one back towards the comfort and security of death, the other forward to nowhereHenry Miller

— Joachim Rosenlund

The more you know, the less you need

la salut és cosa nostra i la malaltia, dels metges

— Antonio Sitges-Serra

You can’t stop the waves, but you can learn to surf

— Jon Kabat-zinn

The problem is, that all the really good people I knew are dead now

— Charles Sprawson

Las personas optimistas superan mejor las adversidades

Try to work with people whose company you enjoy.

The laws are like snakes, they only bite those who walk barefoot

— Oscar Romero

If there’s a conflict between what someone says and what they do, believe what they do.

Ambiciono libertad y me reservo días en blanco

— Mayte Martín

In anything at all, perfection is finally attained not when there is no longer anything to add, but when there is no longer anything to take away

Keep it Simple, Stupid.

Anger is a strong word and it brings on negativity.
I’m just disgusted and disappointed about what has happened to me.

— Kevin Strickland

Més val demanar perdó que demanar permís

Life is like a play. A good actor knows when to leave the stage

— Marcus Tullius Cicero

Nothing is worth more than laughter

— Frida Kahlo

Anything that offers success in our unjust society without trying to change it is not revolutionary – it just helps people cope

— Ronald Puser

Amigos solo se pueden tener tres o cuatro

— Rafael Santandreu

La medicina avanza tanto que pronto estaremos todos enfermos

— Aldous Huxley

Don’t get democracy for granted

Always look at the bright side of life

— Monty Python

The most dangerous worldviews are the worldviews of those who have never viewed the world

— Alexander von Humboldt

Try to work with people whose company you enjoy.

Those who experience better emotions live longer

— Paul Dolan

Leaving a successful career seemed like a difficult decision.
Staying and continuing to suffer is also a decision.

A la vida humana no hi ha certeses

— W Churchill

Focus less on gear and more on experience.

— Brian Donnelly

You can’t change the wind, but you can adjust the sails

A mí me interesa más la gente que habita el paisaje que el paisaje mismo

— Federico García Lorca

You don’t have to live your life the way other people expect you to

When we are uncomfortable and unhappy, we lose touch with our intuition

No tuvimos un final feliz, pero qué historia!

Cuándo más entreno más suerte tengo

— Ricky Rubio

Happiness is experiences of pleasure and purpose over time

Don’t forget to enjoy the ride

The opposite of poverty is justice

— Bryan Stevenson

The last 10 percent of the way to perfection takes so much of your life that it isn’ t worth the effort

— Yvon Chouinard

¡Si tienes suficiente, por qué comprar más!

Sin autoestima no se puede sacar partido a la vida

Els optimistes s’equivoquen més que els pessimistes, però la vida els va millor

— Daniel Kahneman

La misión de la enseñanza es transmitir una cultura que permita comprender nuestra condición y ayudarnos a vivir; al mismo tiempo, ha de favorecer un modo de pensar abierto y libre

— Edgar Morín

Democracy doesn’t fall from the sky. You have to make sacrifices to fight for it

— Peter Lui

Hapiness is only real when shared

— John Krakauer

Perpetual planning will kill you. Stop Planning, Start Doing

The key to being happier is to pay more attention to what makes you happy and less attention on to what does not

Thanks for joining us! Good company makes the way easier

La bicicleta de montaña es un engaño.
Cuando empieza de verdad la montaña, se acaba la bicicleta.