"It gives one hope, this great strength of Africa."
"We gain strength, and courage, and confidence by each experience in which we really stop to look fear in the face... we must do that which we think we cannot."Stephen Lewis on Eleanor Roosevelt
"That which does not kill us makes us stronger."Stephen Lewis on Friedrich Nietzsche
"Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved."Stephen Lewis on Helen Keller
"Do not pray for easy lives. Pray to be stronger men."Stephen Lewis on John F. Kennedy
"The world breaks everyone, and afterward, some are strong at the broken places."Stephen Lewis on Ernest Hemingway
"Unless there is recognition that women are most vulnerable... and you do something about social and cultural equality for women, you're never going to defeat this pandemic."
"I'm still at the end of my rope because I find myself not handling things well when I travel."