We may have all come on different ships, but we’re in the same boat now.
Martin Luther King Jr.
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Change does not roll in on the wheels of inevitability, but comes through continuous struggle. And so we must straighten our backs and work for our freedom. A man can’t ride you unless your back is bent.
More quotes about Wisdom
A banker is a fellow who lends you his umbrella when the sun is shining, but wants it back the minute it begins to rain.
A physician’s physiology has much the same relation to his power of healing as a cleric’s divinity has to his power of influencing conduct.
Pasteboard pies and paper flowers are being banished from the stage by the growth of that power of accurate observation which is commonly called cynicism by those who have not got it….
Do not tell me of my obligation to put all poor men in good situations. Are they my poor? I tell thee, thou foolish philanthropist, that I grudge the dollar, the dime, the cent, I give to such men as do not belong to me and to whom I do not belong.
There are men whose manners have the same essential splendor as the simple and awful sculpture on the friezes of the Parthenon, and the remains of the earliest Greek art.
I mean why should somebody go steal and break the law to get all they can when there’s always some law where you can be legal and get it all anyway!
He that gives good advice builds with one hand; he that gives good counsel and example builds with both.