"I was raised Jewish, my wife was raised Catholic. Though we respect each other's heritage, and while many of our friends are deeply religious, we have chosen to focus on our similarities, not our differences. We teach our children compassion, charity, honesty and the benefits of hard work."
"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."Steven Levitan on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Everyone should be respected as an individual, but no one idolized."Steven Levitan on Albert Einstein
"Let every man be respected as an individual and no man idolized."Steven Levitan 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."Steven Levitan on Malcolm X
"If once you forfeit the confidence of your fellow-citizens, you can never regain their respect and esteem."Steven Levitan on Abraham Lincoln
"At its core, 90 percent of my job is still sitting down in a room full of people, and breaking stories... and that requires virtually no technology."