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Darkness cannot drive out darkness: only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate: only love can do that.
Do not condemn the man that cannot think or act as fast as you can, because there was a time when you could not do things as well as you can today.
The limitation of riots, moral questions aside, is that they cannot win and their participants know it. Hence, rioting is not revolutionary but reactionary because it invites defeat. It involves an emotional catharsis, but it must be followed by a sense of futility.
The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at time of challenge and controversy.
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