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I am convinced that any feeling of exaltation because we have people under us should be conquered, for I am sure that if we enjoy being over people, there will be something in our manner which will make them dislike being under us.

I believe every person has the ability to achieve something important, and with that in mind I regard everyone as special.

I don't believe civilization can do a lot more than educate a person's senses.

I don't give advice. I can't tell anybody what to do. Instead I say this is what we know about this problem at this time. And here are the consequences of these actions.

I expect to pass through life but once. If therefore, there be any kindness I can show, or any good thing I can do to any fellow being, let me do it now, and not defer or neglect it, as I shall not pass this way again.

I hate the giving of the hand unless the whole man accompanies it.

I have as little fear that God will damn a man that has charity as I hope that the priests can save one who has not.

I know some good marriages-marriages where both people are just trying to get through their days by helping each other, being good to each other.

I never fight, except against difficulties.

I see their souls, and I hold them in my hands, and because I love them they weigh nothing.

I think education is power. I think that being able to communicate with people is power. One of my main goals on the planet is to encourage people to empower themselves.

I think if I were dying and I heard of an act of injustice, it would start me up to a moment's life again.

I think women need kindness more than love. When one human being is kind to another, it's a very deep matter.

I was hungered, and ye gave me meat: I was thirsty, and ye gave me drink: I was a stranger, and ye took me in: I was naked, and ye clothed me: I was sick, and ye visited me: I was in prison, and ye came unto me.

I wish that every child could have growing space because I think children are a little like plants. If they grow too close together, they become thin and sickly and never obtain maximum growth. We need room to grow.

I wonder why it is that we are not all kinder to each other. ... How much the world needs it! How easily it is done!

I'd like people to think of me as someone who cares about them.

I'm a competitive person, but I have never understood people's competitiveness at the expense of their colleagues.

I'm not a competitive person, and I think women like me because they don't think I'm competitive, just nice.

I'm not an American hero. I'm a person who loves children.


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