"I enjoyed the administrative work because it involved working with Congress, city council, and the mayor. I had never been a politician so it was fun - learning political maneuvering."
"I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel."Harold H. Greene on Maya Angelou
"Education is what remains after one has forgotten what one has learned in school."Harold H. Greene on Albert Einstein
"We must learn to live together as brothers or perish together as fools."Harold H. Greene on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever."Harold H. Greene on Mahatma Gandhi
"Learn to enjoy every minute of your life. Be happy now. Don't wait for something outside of yourself to make you happy in the future. Think how really precious is the time you have to spend, whether it's at work or with your family. Every minute should be enjoyed and savored."Harold H. Greene on Earl Nightingale
"You can't just lecture the poor that they shouldn't riot or go to extremes. You have to make the means of legal redress available."
"The attorney general would call at 5 o'clock in the evening and say: 'Tomorrow morning we are going to try to integrate the University of Mississippi. Get us a memo on what we're likely to do, and what we can do if the governor sends the National Guard there.'"
"There would be nights when I would wake up and couldn't get back to sleep. So I would go downstairs and write. The staff had a pool going on how many pages of typing I would bring in here in the morning."