Let it never be said by future generations that indifference, cynicism or
selfishness made us fail to live up to the ideals of humanism which the Nobel
Peace Prize encapsulates. Let the strivings of us all, prove
Martin Luther King Jr. to have been correct, when he said that humanity
can no longer be tragically bound to the starless midnight of racism and war.
After climbing a great hill, one only finds that there are many more hills
It is better to lead from behind and to put others in front,
especially when you celebrate victory when nice things occur.
You take the front line when there is danger. Then people will appreciate
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 colour 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 its opposite.
Gift of Love In Many Ways |
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.
The Paradox Of Life |
My Thoughts on Remembrance Day |
There can be no keener revelation of a society's soul than the
way in which it treats its children.
Pray for Your Children |
Does anybody really think that they didn't get what they
had because they didn't have the talent or the strength or the
endurance or the commitment?
When I think about the past, the types of things they did, I feel angry,
but then again that is my feeling. The brain always dominates, says,
as I have pointed out, you have a limited time to stay on Earth.
Positive Thinking |
Let there be justice for all. Let there be peace for all. Let there be work,
bread, water and salt for all. Let each know that for each the body,
the mind and the soul have been freed to fulfil themselves.
I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the
triumph over it. The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid,
but he who conquers that fear.
We must use time wisely and forever realize that the time
is always ripe to do right.
There is no easy walk to freedom anywhere, and many of us will have
to pass through the valley of the shadow of death again and again
before we reach the mountaintop of our desires.
I really wanted to retire and rest and spend more time with
my children, my grandchildren and of course with my wife.
But the problems are such that for anybody with a conscience
who can use whatever influence he may have to try to bring about peace,
it's difficult to say no.
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