If we cannot now end our differences, at least we can help make the world safe for diversity.
- John F. Kennedy
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The issue of civil rights was too much for the establishment to handle. One of the chapters of history that's least studied by historians is the 300 to 500 riots in the U.S. between 1965 and 1970.
- Tom Hayden
I don't want to get home from work and wonder if I could have done better if I didn't go out that night. What you're doing is going to go on the big screen and go down in history.
- Seann William Scott
I come into the peace of wild things who do not tax their lives with forethought of grief... For a time I rest in the grace of the world, and am free.
- Wendell Berry
No greater nor more affectionate honor can be conferred on an American than to have a public school named after him.
- Herbert Hoover
There are times in history where a particular doctrine becomes a symbol of a greater problem.
- Pat Robertson
There is little for the great part of the history of the world except the bitter tears of pity and the hot tears of wrath.
- Woodrow Wilson
It seems disingenuous to ask a writer why she, or he, is writing about a violent subject when the world and history are filled with violence.
- Joyce Carol Oates
Texas was such a welcoming place, and with its unbelievable history and tradition, it's extra special to be a part of that.
- Ricky Williams