“The ultimate tragedy is not the oppression and cruelty by the bad people but the silence over that by the good people.”
“Save your anger to fight injustice. Forgive the rest.”
“How vain it is to sit down to write when you have not stood up to live.”
“There are risks and costs to action. But they are far less than the long range risks of comfortable inaction.”
“The ignorant mind, with its infinite afflictions, passions, and evils, is rooted in the three poisons. Greed, anger, and delusion.”
“The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.”
“Knowledge without justice ought to be called cunning rather than wisdom.”
“Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.”
“Tolerance of intolerance is cowardice.”
Let the first act of every morning be to make the following resolve for the day:
I shall not fear anyone on Earth.
I shall fear only God.
I shall not bear ill will towards anyone.
I shall not submit to injustice from anyone.
I shall conquer untruth by truth. And in resisting untruth, I shall put up with all suffering.