First non-New-Year Google Doodle of the year goes to the 106th birthday of French feminist writer, editor, world traveller and activist Simone de Beauvoir. Brave, sharp-witted and not one to take guff from anybody.
“I am incapable of conceiving infinity, and yet I do not accept finity. I want this adventure that is the context of my life to go on without end.”
“Change your life today. Don’t gamble on the future, act now, without delay.”