There is nothing more practical than a good theory.Leonid Ilich Brezhnev, quoted in V Rich, Nature, 1977, 270, pp470-1
I don't think you have to teach people how to be human. I think you have to teach them how to stop being inhumane.Eldridge Cleaver
If Rosa Parks had taken a poll before she sat down in the bus in Montgomery, she'd still be standing.Billy
There will always be dissident voices heard in the land expresing opposition without alternatives, finding fault but never favor, perceiving gloom on every side, and seeking influence without responsibility.John F. Kennedy, Speech for the Dallas Trade Mart which was never delivered.
How else but through a broken heart May Lord Christ enter inOscar Fingall O'Flahertie Wills Wilde
Without courage you cannot practice any of the other virtues.Maya Angelou
It was from an old friend who thought he was dying. Anyway, he said, Life and death issues don't come along that often, thank God, so don't treat everything like it's life or death. Go easier.
One of the great mistakes that can be made by a man of my age is to get involved in athletic competition with children--unless, of course, they are under six. And even then, stay away from hide-and-seek.