"The little things, I can obey. But the big things - how we think, what we value - those you must choose yourself. You can't let anyone - or any society - determine those for you."
"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."Morrie Schwartz 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."Morrie Schwartz on Robert A. Heinlein
"It is no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society."Morrie Schwartz on Jiddu Krishnamurti
"A people that values its privileges above its principles soon loses both."Morrie Schwartz on Dwight D. Eisenhower
"There is more to life than increasing its speed."Morrie Schwartz on Mahatma Gandhi
"The best way to deal with that is to live in a fully conscious, compassionate, loving way. Don't wait until you're on your deathbed to recognize that this is the only way to live."
"Everything that gets born dies."
"Dying is only one thing to be sad over... Living unhappily is something else."