“Americans… still believe in an America where anything’s possible – they just don’t think their leaders do.” ~~ Barack Obama
“We need to internalize this idea of excellence. Not many folks spend a lot of time trying to be excellent. ” ~~ Barack Obama
“Don’t take yourself so seriously. No one else does.” ~~ Regina Brett
“Ultimately a genuine leader is not a searcher for consensus, but a molder of consensus.” ~~ Martin Luther King, Jr.
“We need diversity of thought in the world to face the new challenges.” ~~ Tim Berners-Lee
“There is not a liberal America and a conservative America – there is the United States of America. There is not a black America and a white America and Latino America and Asian America – there’s the United States of America.” ~~ Barack Obama
“Men often hate each other because they fear each other; they fear each other because they don’t know each other; they don’t know each other because they can not communicate; they can not communicate because they are separated.” ~~ Martin Luther King, Jr.
“A true and worthy ideal frees and uplifts a people; a false ideal imprisons and lowers.” ~~ W.E.B. Du Bois