If you want peace, you don’t talk to your friends. You talk to your enemies.
Differences are not intended to separate, to alienate. We are different precisely in order to realize our need of one another.
Do your little bit of good where you are; its those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.
There comes a point where we need to stop just pulling people out of the river. We need to go upstream and find out why they’re falling in.
If I diminish you, I diminish myself
We must not only speak about forgiveness and reconciliation, we must act on these principles.
Some of us might look like accidents, but I mean none of us is in fact an accident.
If we succeed in empowering girls, we’ll succeed in everything else.
I’ve never doubted that apartheid – because it was of itself fundamentally, intrinsically evil – was going to bite the dust eventually.
We who advocate peace are becoming an irrelevance when we speak peace. The government speaks rubber bullets, live bullets, tear gas, police dogs, detention, and death.
Do your little bit of good where you are.
People are able to justify immense cruelty and say that it is something that is sanctioned by their faith.