If I were a Brazilian without land or money or the means to feed my children, I would be burning the rain forest, too.
We can have democracy in this country or we can have great wealth concentrated in the hands of a few, but we cannot have both.
—Louis D. Brandeis
It would be nice if the poor were to get even half of the money that is spent in studying them.
A society that gives to one class all the opportunities for leisure and to another all the burdens of work condemns both classes to spiritual sterility.