«We must make ourselves the guardians of an idea of Europe, a Europe of the difference, but of a Europe that consists precisely in not closing itself off in its own identity and in advancing itself in an exemplary way toward what it is not, toward the other heading or the heading of the other, indeed ( and this is perhaps something else altogether – toward the other of the heading, which would be beyond the modern tradition, another border structure, another shore.»

Jacques Derrida, The Other Heading, 1992:29