> When a man is denied the right to live the life he believes in, he has no choice but to become an outlaw.
> 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.
> A good head and good heart are always a formidable combination. But when you add to that a literate tongue or pen, then you have something very special.
> 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.
> No one is born hating another person because of the color 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.
> Lead from the back — and let others believe they are in front.
> The greatest glory in living
lies not in never falling,
but in rising every time we fall.
> 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.
> Do not judge me by my successes, judge me by how many times I fell down and got back up again.
> As we let our own light shine, we unconsciously give other people permission to do the same.
> We ask ourselves, who am I to be brilliant, gorgeous, handsome, talented and fabulous? Actually, who are you not to be?
> It is said that no one truly knows a nation until one has been inside its jails. A nation should not be judged by how it treats its highest citizens, but its lowest ones.
> As I walked out the door toward the gate that would lead to my freedom, I knew if I didn't leave my bitterness and hatred behind, I'd still be in prison. Compiled by Forever
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