The hottest places in hell are reserved for those who, in times of great moral crisis, maintain their neutrality.
A nation that continues year after year to spend more money on military defense than on programs of social uplift is approaching spiritual death.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.
If you think you're too small to have an impact, try going to bed with a mosquito in the room.
- Anita Koddick
When will our consciences grow so tender that we will act to prevent human misery rather than avenge it?
- Eleanor Roosevelt
Always forgive your enemies. Nothing annoys them more.
- Oscar Wilde
He took over anger to intimidate subordinates, and in time anger took over him.
- Milan Kundera
Leadership is the art of getting someone else to do something you want done because he wants to do it.
- Dwight D. Eisenhower
To know what is right and not to do it is the worst cowardice.
Men, their rights, and nothing more; women, their rights, and nothing less.
- Susan B. Anthony
Human beings feel dishonor the most, sometimes, when they most deserve it.
- Mark Twain
If it's natural to kill, how come men have to go into training to learn how?
- Joan Baez
Life is a succession of lessons which must be lived to be understood.
- Helen Keller
Let us have faith that right makes might, and in that faith, let us, to the end, dare to do our duty as we understand it.
- Abraham Lincoln
The people who burned witches at the stake never...thought of their act as violence...[but rather] as an act of divinely mandated righteousness. The same can be said of most of the violence we humans have ever committed.
- Gil Bailie
Segregation was wrong when it was forced by white people, and I believe it is still wrong when it is requested by black people.