When I do good, I feel good. When I do bad, I feel bad. That's my religion.
You may think it was a very little thing, and in these days it seems to me like a trifle, but it was a most important incident in my life. I could scarcely credit that I, the poor boy, had earned a dollar in less than a day; that by honest work, I had earned a dollar. I was a more hopeful and thoughtful boy from that time.
To remain as I am is impossible; I must die or be better, it appears to me.
All I am, or can be, I owe to my angel mother.
you can have no conflict, without being yourselves the aggressors.
If slavery is not wrong, nothing is wrong.
Anything can be a bucket if you try hard enough and believe.
Education does not mean teaching people what they do not know. It means teaching them to behave as they do not behave.