“In my dream, I saw this tree as a giant table – an altar for peace – which would be an instrument of conciliation, of bringing people together. When I awoke, I wrote the dream down on paper and soon began sketching designs of this altar.”
“In many ways, I was like the hippies of today. I had the same feelings about the chicanery, the corruption, the moral bankruptcy of the modern world.
“The only problem with today’s kids is that they don’t go far enough. They don’t channel their dissatisfactions in constructive ways.”