Religious wars are not caused by the fact that there is more than one religion, but by the spirit of intolerance… the spread of which can only be regarded as the total eclipse of human reason.
It is always the adventurers who do great things, not the sovereigns of great empires.
The black community has been the foundation of the progressive community in this country for a long time.
The right to vote is the right upon which all of our rights are leveraged – and without which none can be protected.
No kingdom has shed more blood than the kingdom of Christ.
There are only two cases in which war is just: first, in order to resist the aggression of an enemy, and second, in order to help an ally who has been attacked.
Liberty is the right to do what the law permits.
I have always observed that to succeed in the world one should seem a fool, but be wise.
From you we have learned what we, at least, value, to separate Church and State; and from you we gather inspiration at all times in our devotion to learning, to religious liberty, and to individual and National freedom.
Racial profiling punishes innocent individuals for the past actions of those who look and sound like them. It misdirects crucial resources and undercuts the trust needed between law enforcement and the communities they serve. It has no place in our national discourse, and no place in our nation’s police departments.