But God can only smile because only God can know what is coming next.
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The God who existed before any religion counts on you to make the oneness of the human family known and celebrated.
The minute you got the Nobel Peace Prize, things that I said yesterday, with nobody paying too much attention, I say the same things after I got it - oh! It was quite crucial for people, and it helped our morale because apartheid did look invincible.
Exclusion is never the way forward on our shared paths to freedom and justice.
The price of freedom is eternal vigilance.
God is not upset that Gandhi was not a Christian, because God is not a Christian! All of God's children and their different faiths help us to realize the immensity of God.
In its history, Europe has committed so many massacres and horrors that it should bow its own head in shame.
Without forgiveness, there's no future.
In South Africa, we could not have achieved our freedom and just peace without the help of people around the world, who through the use of non-violent means, such as boycotts and divestment, encouraged their governments and other corporate actors to reverse decades-long support for the Apartheid regime.
You don't choose your family. They are God's gift to you, as you are to them.
It is our moral obligation to give every child the very best education possible.
In any great organization it is far, far safer to be wrong with the majority than to be right alone.
The attempt to combine wisdom and power has only rarely been successful and then only for a short while.
Making movies is a way of understanding myself and the world.
To keep the heart unwrinkled, to be hopeful, kindly, cheerful, reverent - that is to triumph over old age.
Movies are a fad. Audiences really want to see live actors on a stage.
I tend to stay up late, not because I'm partying but because it's the only time of the day when I'm alone and don't have to be performing.
How soon hath Time, the subtle thief of youth, Stolen on his wing my three-and-twentieth year.
Some people go to priests others to poetry I to my friends.
My Dad, a small-town lawyer, was also named Paul. Until we lost him when I was 16, he was a gentle presence in my life. I like to think he'd be proud of me and my sister and brothers, because I'm sure proud of him and of where I come from, Janesville, Wisconsin.
I love marriage.