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.
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.
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
If you want to make peace with your enemy, you have to work with your enemy. Then he becomes your partner.
A good head and a good heart are always a formidable combination.
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.
The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who overcomes that fear
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.
There is nothing like returning to a place that remains unchanged to find the ways in which you yourself have altered.
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.