"I have a great deal of respect and admiration for people who put themselves on the line."
"An individual who breaks a law that conscience tells him is unjust, and who willingly accepts the penalty of imprisonment in order to arouse the conscience of the community over its injustice, is in reality expressing the highest respect for the law."Major Owens on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Everyone should be respected as an individual, but no one idolized."Major Owens on Albert Einstein
"Let every man be respected as an individual and no man idolized."Major Owens on Albert Einstein
"Be peaceful, be courteous, obey the law, respect everyone but if someone puts his hand on you, send him to the cemetery."Major Owens on Malcolm X
"If once you forfeit the confidence of your fellow-citizens, you can never regain their respect and esteem."Major Owens on Abraham Lincoln
"The problem was just a mean attitude that festers and has to be challenged."
"The ownership of computers in the home is far less than the statistics show, because usually when the computer breaks down once, that is the end of it for a long, long time. They do not have the money or incentive to get the computer repaired."
"Education technology and school construction go together. Modernization, updating education facilities, and making a capital investment in education are all included."
"Education technology is very important because we have a massive challenge in public schools."
"Excitement in education and student productivity, the ability to get a result that you want from students, go together and cannot be separated."