"Evil is the moment when I lack the strength to be true to the Good that compels me."
"We gain strength, and courage, and confidence by each experience in which we really stop to look fear in the face... we must do that which we think we cannot."Alain Badiou on Eleanor Roosevelt
"That which does not kill us makes us stronger."Alain Badiou on Friedrich Nietzsche
"Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved."Alain Badiou on Helen Keller
"Do not pray for easy lives. Pray to be stronger men."Alain Badiou on John F. Kennedy
"The world breaks everyone, and afterward, some are strong at the broken places."Alain Badiou on Ernest Hemingway
"Evil is the interruption of a truth by the pressure of particular or individual interests."