Passion Never Retired for Enrico Morricone

This week the famous composer Enrico Morricone died at the age of 91. A few weeks shy of his 90th birthday, maestro Ennio Morricone announced his retirement from film scoring, after a legendary career of 60 years! “It does not bother me to stand at the podium for two hours, but I decided to stop…

Passion Never Retires for Giorgia Di Martino

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The essence of my job is helping people understand what is making them suffer. Why do they think they are miserable? Is there something we can do together? I then help my clients create and implement new behaviors and habits that will change their lives…

“Spirit doesn’t age”

Quotes from Isabel Allende’s TED Talk about Passion at every Age “Spirit doesn’t age.” “When do we start aging? Society says from 65.  In reality we start aging with birth” “I choose to live passionately” “What have I gained at 71? Freedom!  I don’ t have to prove anything any more”  ” I don’ t…

Passion Never Retires for Fabio Toninelli

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Lavoro in un’associazione culturale che si chiama Tapirulan. Prevalentemente organizziamo mostre di illustrazione e pubblichiamo cataloghi e libri. Direi che l’aspetto migliore di questo lavoro è la possibilità di lavorare con persone creative e stimolanti. I work in a cultural association called Tapirulan. We…

Passion Never Retires for Fred Tieken

What is the best thing that I love about my work?After working as an art director/graphic designer for a number of years, I love being able to create what I like without worrying about pleasing others. I keep my favorite anonymous quote in my studio – “Art should comfort the disturbed and disturb the comfortable.”…

Passion Never Retires for Sylvie de Mathuisieulx

What is the best thing that I love about my work? I have always loved books, and especially the stories you can find in them. So, when I discovered as a very young girl, that they were invented by real people, I thought: “This is exactly what I’m here to do.” Many years later, I’m…

Passion Never Retires for Anna Masullo

What is the best thing that I love about my work?  I can make of every day a unique day. Sometimes, when I drive back home, maybe late at night, I have that exciting feeling of having reached a goal. Those times I’m just aware of being on the right path, of sharing with the…

Passion Never Retires for Matteo Galvanone

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Blocking the moment i shoot the photos, and reviewing the photos i did some years after. Priceless. What is my idea of perfect happiness? Live easy and not to be worried about money. What is my greatest fear? Lose the people i love again….

Passion Never Retires for Lorraine Paris

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The Freedom of Expression in Art What is my idea of perfect happiness? Being at peace with the people around you. What is my greatest fear? Losing a member of the family What is the trait that I most deplore in myself? Being a…

Passion Never Retires for Pauline Thullier-Girard

What is the best thing that I love about my work? What I prefer in writing is to communicate feelings with people you’ll never see. It’s like a connexion between humans, all around a story which existed only in my imagination. What is my idea of perfect happiness? « Perfect happiness » is a pleonasm….

Passion Never Retires for Laura Fortin

What is the best thing that I love about my work?  Painting involves my body and my brain, it’s a trip through my story. When I paint I become a mirror between reality and my sub-conscious. What is my idea of perfect happiness?  An empty beach with warm bright water What is my greatest fear?  Not to be able to talk…

Passion Never Retires for Massimo Giacon

What is the best thing that I love about my work? Drawing. Is the only place where (sometimes), I feel free and happy. What is my idea of perfect happiness? Cooking in my home with my best friends. I know, it’s a very normal wish. What is my greatest fear? Making something that causes trouble for my wife, my sisters, my friends….