Life Times – Christian Fessard
Whatâ€™s most important in life?
Love, family and health.
What are the elements of happiness?
Being level-headed and not losing your cool too often, enjoying yourself and traveling.
What were your dreams as a child?
I wanted travel around the world. For 43 years I worked hard and had no time, and only now am I doing it.
What advice would you give the younger generations?
Donâ€™t be corrupt look after your environment.
Are you worried about dying?
Sometimes I worry. I worry about unsolved problems that I might leave to my family and friends.
What do you think will happen to you after you die?
Iâ€™m Catholic and believe I will see my God, and then probably get a second life.
When was the happiest time of your life?
When my three children were born.
And the worst?
When my mother passed away last year. I was in Thailand at the time, and was so sad.
Why are there so many conflicts in the world?
Thatâ€™s easy: because of money and religion.
Is a peaceful world an impossible dream?
It would only be possible if people tried to build a new world â€“ one with foundations in peace.
In summary, are you disappointed with your life or happy at whatâ€™s happened?
I have a good life: I have money to eat and travel; I can do anything. Iâ€™m happy with my life.
How much has luck played in your life?
Itâ€™s been 50 percent luck, 50 percent hard work.
Has life been a battle or relative plain sailing?
I think relative plain sailing.
How old do you feel?
How do you regard the aging process?
I hate it. Iâ€™d prefer to stay young.
Is one lifetime enough?
Yes, but my wish is to live longer. (BT/BF)