There is no passion to be found playing small - in settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living.
The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who overcomes that fear
For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others.
It always seems impossible until it's done.
No one is born hating another person because of the color of his skin, or his background, or his religion. People must learn to hate, and if they can learn to hate, they can be taught to love, for love comes more naturally to the human heart than it’s opposite.
If you want to make peace with your enemy, you have to work with your enemy. Then he becomes your partner.
To be free is not merely to cast off one’s chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others
What counts in life is not the mere fact that we have lived. It is what difference we have made to the lives of others that will determine the significance of the life we lead.
If you talk to a man in a language he understands, that goes to his head. If you talk to him in his language, that goes to his heart.
There is nothing like returning to a place that remains unchanged to find the ways in which you yourself have altered.