Politics is not about money.
Quote by Paul Wellstone
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I emphasize self-esteem, self-confidence, and dignity, not as an ideal, but as a real test of community organization. Without leadership development, community organizations do not have staying power.
Never separate the life you live from the words you speak.
What makes community organizing especially attractive is the faith it places in the ability of the poor to make decisions for themselves.
If a teacher does not involve himself, his values, his commitments, in the course of discussion, why should the students?
Politics is about the improvement of people's lives. It's about advancing the cause of peace and justice in our country and the world. Politics is about doing well for the people.
The first task in teaching is to bring to consciousness what the students already believe by virtue of their personal experiences about themselves and society.
Politics is not about power.
Sometimes, the only realists are the dreamers.
Politics isn't about big money or power games it's about the improvement of people's lives.
Education and democracy have the same goal: the fullest possible development of human capabilities.
Have you ever thought that war is a madhouse and that everyone in the war is a patient?
To secure peace is to prepare for war.
Rather be dead than cool.
Some people swear by writing courses, but whether it really helps American poetry, I have doubts.
The fact is that I find more most men are more open, more generous, and much more stimulating than the majority of females I know.
Achievement is not always success, while reputed failure often is. It is honest endeavor, persistent effort to do the best possible under any and all circumstances.
Nothing that you do will ever feel good if you let people convince you that you have no choice.
Faith is spiritualized imagination.
For the longest time, you just sound like a broken record, but you have to be consistent when teaching kids.
I have nothing but sympathy for the people who are forced to work with me. I'm better now at picking out those that want to play that game with me, and those that don't.