“Whatever you are physically,” he said, “male or female, strong or weak, ill or healthy—all those things matter less than what your heart contains. If you have the soul of a warrior, you are a warrior. Whatever the color, the shape, the design of the shade that conceals it, the flame inside the lamp remains the same. You are that flame.”
"Dear white people, our skin color is not a weapon. You don’t have to be afraid of it."
"Life throws curves at you, you think it’s moving one way, and suddenly realize it’s heading in the opposite direction."