• Free yourself from one passion to be dominated by another and nobler one. But is not that, too, a form of slavery? To sacrifice oneself to an idea, to a race, to God? Or does it mean that the higher the model the longer the longer the tether of our slavery?

    Nikos Kazantzakis, Carl Wildman (1953). “Zorba the Greek”, p.24, Simon and Schuster