Jean Vanier - Quotes

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

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

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

Growth begins when we begin to accept our own weakness. ---->>>


Nationality: Canadian
Born: 09-10, 1928
Birthplace: Geneva, Switzerland
Occupation: Philosopher

Jean Vanier, CC, GOQ, born September 10, 1928, is a Canadian Catholic philosopher, theologian, and humanitarian. In 1964 he founded L'Arche, an international federation of communities spread over 37 countries, for people with developmental disabilities and those who assist them. Subsequently in 1971, he co-founded Faith and Light with Marie-Hélène Mathieu, which also works for people with developmental disabilities, their families, and friends in over 80 countries (wikipedia)