— Michelle Obama
“I have learned over the years that when one's mind is made up, this diminishes fear; knowing what must be done does away with fear.”
— Rosa Parks
“Every 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.”
— Harriet Tubman
“Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.”
— Martin Luther King, Jr.
“The best way to make dreams come true is to wake up.”
— Mae C. Jemison
“Love recognizes no barriers. It jumps hurdles, leaps fences, penetrates walls to arrive at its destination full of hope.”
—- Maya Angelou
“Education is the passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to those who prepare for it today.”
— Malcolm X
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