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Jomo Kenyatta, Kenyan Mau Mau leader

“If Africans were left in peace on their own lands, Europeans would have to offer them the benefits of white civilization in real earnest before they could obtain the African labor which they want so much. They would have to offer the African a way of life which was really

Daniel Ellsberg

“Look, all administrations, all governments lie, all officials lie and nothing they say is to be believed. That’s a pretty good rule.”

Adam Smith

“Little else is requisite to carry a state to the highest degree of opulence from the lowest barbarism but peace, easy taxes, and a tolerable administration of justice: all the rest being brought about by the natural course of things.”

Booker T. Washington

“Character, not circumstances, makes the man.” “One man cannot hold another man down in the ditch without remaining down in the ditch with him.”

Martin Luther King, Jr.

“Deep down in our non-violent creed is the conviction there are some things so dear, some things so precious, some things so eternally true, that they’re worth dying for. And if a man happens to be 36-years-old, as I happen to be, and some great truth stands before the door

William Randolph Hearst

“Let cooler heads prevail. We don’t have any conclusive facts demonstrating a Spanish attack on the USS Maine and surely neither blind vengeance nor aggressive imperialism provides a legitimate foundation for our foreign policy.”

Dalai Lama

“This is my simple religion. There is no need for temples; no need for complicated philosophy. Our own brain, our own heart is our temple; the philosophy is kindness.”

Howard Zinn

“If the gods had intended for people to vote, they would have given us candidates.”

Sam Walton

“There is only one boss: The customer. And he can fire everybody in the company from the chairman on down, simply by spending his money somewhere else.”

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