Leadership has a harder job to do than just choose sides. It must bring sides together.
When we're unemployed, we're called lazy; when the whites are unemployed it's called a depression.
Today's students can put dope in their veins or hope in their brains. If they can conceive it and believe it, they can achieve it. They must know it is not their aptitude but their attitude that will determine their altitude.
Leadership cannot just go along to get along. Leadership must meet the moral challenge of the day
Deliberation and debate is the way you stir the soul of our democracy.
Time is neutral and does not change things. With courage and initiative, leaders change things.
No one should negotiate their dreams. Dreams must be free to fly high. No government, no legislature, has a right to limit your dreams. You should never agree to surrender your dreams.
Our dreams must be stronger than our memories. We must be pulled by our dreams, rater than pushed by our memories.
Never look down on anybody unless youre helping him up.
Your children need your presence more than your presents.
Never look down on anybody unless you're helping him up.
The white, the Hispanic, the black, the Arab, the Jew, the woman, the Native American, the small farmer, the businessperson, the environmentalist, the peace activist, the young, the old, the lesbian, the gay and the disabled make up the American quilt.