“Hardships often prepare ordinary people for extraordinary destiny.” -C.S. Lewis
Not everything that is faced can be changed but nothing can be changed until it is faced. -James Baldwin
“Give me your tired, your poor, your huddled masses yearning to breathe free, the wretched refuse of your teeming shore. Send these, the homeless, tempest-tossed to me, I lift my lamp beside the golden door!” -Emma Lazarus, as engraved on the Statue of Liberty
“In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies but the silence of our friends. – Martin Luther King Jr.
“There are some people who could hear you speak a thousand words, and still not understand you. And there are others who will understand – without you even speaking a word.” -Yasmin Mogahed