grew up like a neglected weed -- ignorant of liberty, having no experience of
I had reasoned
this out in my mind, there was one of two things I had a right to, liberty or
death; if I could not have one, I would have the other.
great dream begins with a dreamer. Always remember, you have within you the strength,
the patience, and the passion to reach for the stars to change the world.”
“I freed a thousand slaves
I could have freed a thousand more if only they knew they were slaves.”
if you are tired, keep going; if you are hungry, keep going; if you want to taste
freedom, keep going.
was free, but there was no one to welcome me to the land of freedom. I was a stranger
in a strange land.