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.
Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.
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.
The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who overcomes that fear
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
There is nothing like returning to a place that remains unchanged to find the ways in which you yourself have altered.
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.
It always seems impossible until it's done.
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.
A good head and good heart are always a formidable combination. But when you add to that a literate tongue or pen, then you have something very special.