To give up the task of reforming society is to give up one's responsibility as a free man.
When a deep injury is done us, we never recover until we forgive.
Who knows for what we live, and struggle, and die? Wise men write many books, in words too hard to understand. But this, the purpose of our lives, the end of all our struggle, is beyond all human wisdom.
There is only one way in which one can endure man's inhumanity to man and that is to try, in one's own life, to exemplify man's humanity to man.
But the one thing that has power completely is love, because when a man loves, he seeks no power, and therefore he has power.