"What's natural and right is to go with the energy of how it all has to work together. What's natural and right is interconnectedness, not individualism. What is natural and right is respect for the system, not killing the system. What's natural and right is love."
"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."Susan Powter on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Everyone should be respected as an individual, but no one idolized."Susan Powter on Albert Einstein
"Let every man be respected as an individual and no man idolized."Susan Powter 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."Susan Powter on Malcolm X
"If once you forfeit the confidence of your fellow-citizens, you can never regain their respect and esteem."Susan Powter on Abraham Lincoln
"Very few people are original. There's very little original anything out there. Because to be original means you have to stand alone."
"You can be fat and love yourself. You can be fat and have a great damn personality. You can be fat and sew your own clothes. But you can't be fat and healthy."
"Hard work - I mean, does anybody use that term anymore? Laziness doesn't fly. It's all in the practice. It does take work and it ain't easy - but man, the rewards!"