Even if I knew that tomorrow the world go to pieces, I would still plant my apple tree.
A nation that continues year after year to spend more money on military defense than on programs of social uplift is approaching spiritual doom.
The function of education is to teach one to think intensively and to think critically. Intelligence plus character – that is the goal of true education.
We must develop and maintain the capacity to forgive. He who s devoid of the power to forgive is devoid of the power to love. There is some good in the worst of us and some evil in the best of us. When we discover this, we are less prone to hate our enemies.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Source for some of these quotes, here.