"A man must be willing to die for justice. Death is an inescapable reality and men die daily, but good deeds live forever."
"The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing."Jesse Jackson on Edmund Burke
"It is very important to generate a good attitude, a good heart, as much as possible. From this, happiness in both the short term and the long term for both yourself and others will come."Jesse Jackson on Dalai Lama
"If people are good only because they fear punishment, and hope for reward, then we are a sorry lot indeed."Jesse Jackson on Albert Einstein
"Despite everything, I believe that people are really good at heart."Jesse Jackson on Anne Frank
"When I do good, I feel good. When I do bad, I feel bad. That's my religion."Jesse Jackson on Abraham Lincoln
"Today's students can put dope in their veins or hope in their brains. If they can conceive it and believe it, they can achieve it. They must know it is not their aptitude but their attitude that will determine their altitude."
"I am not a perfect servant. I am a public servant doing my best against the odds. As I develop and serve, be patient. God is not finished with me yet."
"Your children need your presence more than your presents."
"Many kids come out of college, they have a credit card and a diploma. They don't know how to buy a house or a car or health insurance or life insurance. They do not know basic microeconomics."
"Both tears and sweat are salty, but they render a different result. Tears will get you sympathy sweat will get you change."