Creating an opposition between
the future and the past is useless.
The future gives us nothing:
we must give it everything;
but in order to give, one must have,
and we have nothing except
the treasures of the past.
The country side is the heart and soul of Romania, where peasant
culture remains a strong force and medieval life prevails, as it
does nowhere else in Europe.
People are happy to meet foreigns visitors, often inviting them
into their homes for a meal and conversation.