“Differences challenge assumptions. ” — Anne Wilson Schaef

“To find equality for mankind, we must first remove the barriers that have divided us for so long.” — Robert M. Hensel

“Diversity is not about how we differ. Diversity is about embracing one another’s uniqueness.” — Ola Joseph

“We all should know that diversity makes for a rich tapestry, and we must understand that all the threads of the tapestry are equal in value no matter what their color.” — Maya Angelou

“We all live with the objective of being happy; our lives are all different and yet the same.” — Anne Frank

“Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.” — Martin Luther King, Jr.

“Diversity in the world is a basic characteristic of human society, and also the key condition for a lively and dynamic world as we see today.” — Jinato Hu

“Diversity has been written into the DNA of American life; any institution that lacks a rainbow array has come to seem diminished, if not diseased.” — Joe Klein

“Since when do you have to agree with people to defend them from injustice?” — Lillian Hellman

“All people are equal, it is not birth, it is virtue alone that makes the difference.” — Voltaire

“In recognizing the humanity of our fellow beings, we pay ourselves the highest tribute.” — Thurgood Marshall

“We need not think alike to love alike.” — David Ferenc

“Don’t hate – it is too big a burden to bear.” — Martin Luther King, Jr.

“Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness.” — Mark Twain

“Let us not seek to satisfy our thirst for freedom by drinking from the cup of bitterness and hatred.” — Martin Luther King, Jr.

“We are all alike, on the inside.” — Mark Twain

“Armageddon is not around the corner. This is only what the people of violence want us to believe. The complexity and diversity of the world is the hope for the future.” — Michael Palin