In his words:
- "I decided to stick with Love. Hate is too great a burden to bear."
- "Every man should decide whether he will walk in the light of creative altruism or in the darkness of destructive selfishness."
- "Whatever your life's work is, do it well. A man should do his job so well that the living, the dead, and the unborn could do it no better.”
- "Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere. ”
- "Life's most persistent and urgent question is, 'What are you doing for others?' "
- "The time is always right to do what is right."