Personal admiration and articulate remember for some exhortations that President Thomas Sankara of Burkina Faso on more than one occasion he addressed the assembly of the United Nations
"You can not make a fundamental change without a certain dose of madness. In this case for failure: the courage to turn your back to the old formulas, the courage to invent the future. It took the crazy yesterday to allow us to act with extreme clarity today. I want to be one of those crazy. We must dare to invent the future. »
"I speak on behalf of the mothers in our impoverished countries see their children die of malaria or diarrhea, without knowing the simple means that science multinationals does not offer them, preferring to invest in cosmetics laboratories or at the whim benefit plastic surgery a few men and women whose charm is threatened by excessive caloric intake in their meals, so abundant and regular dizzying us the Sahel"
"The help we need is to help us to do without the aid '
As was unfortunately predictable Sankara was assassinated.