"The opposite of love is not hate, it's indifference. The opposite of art is not ugliness, it's indifference. The opposite of faith is not heresy, it's indifference. And the opposite of life is not death, it's indifference.
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Elie Wiesel in 1987
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Franklin D. Roosevelt helped the American people regain faith in themselves. He brought hope as he promised prompt, vigorous action, and asserted in his Inaugural Address, "the only thing we have to fear is fear itself.
President Abraham Lincoln seems to have been a determined and thoughtful man. I admire his principles, honesty, and courage. He also stands in my mind as an even more remarkable man because of all he accomplished despite of a crippling depression.
1968 - The day after the Chicago City Council voted to rename South Park Way after the recently assassinated Martin Luther King Jr, students at Dunbar Vocational High School couldn't wait for the city to change the signs.
Frederick Douglass sought to embody three keys for success in life: Believe in yourself. Take advantage of every opportunity. Use the power of spoken and written language to effect positive change for yourself and society.
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