I hope to stand firm enough to not go backward, and yet not go forward fast enough to wreck the country’s cause.
I’ve convinced myself – I hope I’m right – that children despair of you if you don’t tell them the truth.
The human body experiences a powerful gravitational pull in the direction of hope. That is why the patient’s hopes are the physician’s secret weapon. They are the hidden ingredients in any prescription.
If a man like Malcolm X could change and repudiate racism, if I myself and other former Muslims can change, if young whites can change, then there is hope for America.