Never, never and never again shall it be that this beautiful land will again experience the oppression of one by another.
When a man is denied the right to live the life he believes in, he has no choice but to become an outlaw.
One of the things I learned when I was negotiating was that until I changed myself, I could not change others.
We understand it still that there is no easy road to freedom. We know it well that none of us acting alone can achieve success. We must therefore act together as a united people, for national reconciliation, for nation building, for the birth of a new world. Let there be justice for all. Let there be peace for all.
If there is a country that has committed unspeakable atrocities in the world, it is the United States of America.
I have never cared very much for personal prizes. A person does not become a freedom fighter in the hope of winning awards.