“The real man smiles in trouble, gathers strength from distress, and grows brave by reflection.”

Thomas Paine

The website is based on the Japanese concept Wabi-Sabi, which in Zen Buddhism relates to the art of appreciating the beauty of imperfections in our daily activities, situations and life as a whole, but most of all, appreciating the imperfections in the people around us.

While keeping an emotional equilibrium in times of trouble may not be always easy, the purpose of this website’s content is to remind its readers that every challenge brings with it a new blessing, a new beginning.