"What we hope to achieve is a society that doesn't value a white man because he's a white man, but also doesn't value a woman because she's a woman, or a black because he's a black."
"You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is an ocean if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty."Elizabeth Edwards on Mahatma Gandhi
"An armed society is a polite society. Manners are good when one may have to back up his acts with his life."Elizabeth Edwards on Robert A. Heinlein
"It is no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society."Elizabeth Edwards on Jiddu Krishnamurti
"A people that values its privileges above its principles soon loses both."Elizabeth Edwards on Dwight D. Eisenhower
"There is more to life than increasing its speed."Elizabeth Edwards on Mahatma Gandhi
"You have to have enough respect for other human beings to leave their lives alone. If you admire that life, build it for yourself. Don't just try to come in and take somebody else's life."
"A positive attitude is not going to save you. What it's going to do is, everyday, between now and the day you die, whether that's a short time from now or a long time from now, that every day, you're going to actually live."
"Maybe we all change over time."
"I can't turn on the television without seeing me, or open the newspaper without seeing me and, honestly, I'm sick to death of me."
"I've had to come to grips with a God that fits my own experience, which is, my God could not be offering protection and not have protected my boy."