"It is not our purpose to become each other; it is to recognize each other, to learn to see the other and honor him for what he is."
"It is easy enough to be friendly to one's friends. But to befriend the one who regards himself as your enemy is the quintessence of true religion. The other is mere business."
Mohandas Gandhi (Counselor Idealist)
"Character is much easier kept than recovered."
Thomas Paine (Champion Idealist)
"Never doubt that a small group of thoughful, committed people can change the world. Indeed it is the only thing that ever has."
"The solution to adult problems tomorrow depends on large measure upon the how our children grow up today. There is no greater insight into the future than recognizing when we save our children, we save ourselves."
"Intelligence in chains loses in lucidity, what it gains in intensity."
"To give without any reward, or any notice, has a special quality of its own."
Anne Morrow Lindbergh (Healer Idealist)
"A leader has the vision and conviction that a dream can be achieved. He inspires the power and energy to get it done."