"Life isn't about waiting for the storm to pass...
it's about learning to dance in the rain."
- Vivian Greene
"I don't think we conquered Everest, I think the mountain relented."
"It's not the mountain we conquer, but ourselves."
"...even the mediocre can have adventures and even the fearful can achieve."
- Sir Edmund Hillary
"The only trips I regret are the ones I never took"
- Paddy Pallin
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Hiroshima - Peace Memorial ParkChildren's Peace Memorial - inspired by bomb survivor Sadako who developed leukaemia at the age of 10. She believed that if she could fold 1000 paper cranes (a symbol of longevity and happiness) she would recover. She was only able to fold 644 before she died, but school friends folded the remaining 356 and buried these with her.