"Freedom Summer, the massive voter education project in Mississippi, was 1964. I graduated from high school in 1965. So becoming active was almost a rite of passage."
"Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world."Danny Glover on Nelson Mandela
"The only thing that interferes with my learning is my education."Danny Glover on Albert Einstein
"It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it."Danny Glover on Aristotle
"My mother said I must always be intolerant of ignorance but understanding of illiteracy. That some people, unable to go to school, were more educated and more intelligent than college professors."Danny Glover on Maya Angelou
"Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught."Danny Glover on Oscar Wilde
"I was able to do To Sleep with Anger, a very powerful film about African Americans, their spirituality, and the things that happened within a small community and a family."
"If we talk about the environment, for example, we have to talk about environmental racism - about the fact that kids in South Central Los Angeles have a third of the lung capacity of kids in Santa Monica."
"I was able to do The Saint of Fort Washington, on the relationship between two homeless men."
"Well I don't know because I don't have a real relationship with the industry."