You have asked me to lead this nation out of the present wilderness and malaise on to the promised land, and I shall do so; I shall offer a responsive, transparent, and innovative leadership. -- Mwai Kibaki

Some suggestions for you :

When we say Afro American, we include everyone in the Western Hemisphere of African descent. South America is America. Central America is America. South America has many people in it of African descent.

Do not fear mistakes. You will know failure. Continue to reach out.

It is kind of ironic that they caution pregnant women not to drink alcohol in case it harms the baby. If it wasn't for alcohol most women wouldn't be that way.

If we are not free, no one will respect us.

Return good for good; return evil with justice.

In a gentle way, you can shake the world.

What's amazing is, if young people understood how doing well in school makes the rest of their life so much interesting, they would be more motivated. It's so far away in time that they can't appreciate what it means for their whole life.

The less men think, the more they talk.

When I became proficient as a salesman I was invited to teach new hires.

When ghetto living seems normal, you have no shame, no privacy.

The language of Friendship is not words, but meanings.

It's funny thing about mothers and fathers. Even when their own child is the most disgusting little blister you could ever imagine, they still think that he or she is wonderful.

When I was a kid, I played basketball religiously. I begged my mom to get me voice lessons because I wanted to learn to sing the right way, but at the same time, I was playing Junior Olympic basketball, and I was playing point guard for my school. But I was wanting to get into entertainment, into music and film and television.

Children find everything in nothing ; men find nothing in everything.