“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

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

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

“Differences challenge assumptions. ” — Anne Wilson Schaef

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

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

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

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

“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

“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

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

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

“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

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

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

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

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