“Imagine all the people living life in peace. You may say that I’m a dreamer, but I’m not the only one. I hope someday you’ll join us and the world will be as one.” —John Lennon
“Not one of us can rest, be happy, be at home, be at peace with ourselves, until we end hatred and division.” —John Lewis
“Do your little bit of good where you are; it’s those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.” —Desmond Tutu
- Do I listen with intent to understand; not only those I agree with, but those who disagree?
- What am I doing to stamp-out inequality and exclusion?
- What “little bit of good” am I doing everyday right where I am?
“Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope or confidence.” – Helen Keller
“Expect to have hope rekindled. Expect your prayers to be answered in wondrous ways. The dry seasons in life do not last. The spring rains will come again.” – Sarah Ban Breathnach
“Everything that is done in the world is done by hope.” – Martin Luther
“The very least you can do in your life is to figure out what you hope for. And the most you can do is live inside that hope. Not admire it from a distance but live right in it, under its roof.” – Barbara Kingsolver