Our ethos is best echoed by those who gave their lives for the dream of a world free of intolerance, indifference and injustice
...When a man is denied the right to live the life he believes in, he has no choice but to become an outlaw.
For to be free is not merely to cast off one’s chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others.
I have cherished the ideal of a democratic and free society in which all persons live together in harmony and with equal opportunities. It is an ideal which I hope to live and to achieve. But if needs be, it is an ideal for which I am prepared to die...
Martin Luther King Jr.
...Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.
Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.
The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy...
Mahatma K. Gandhi
...Intolerance is itself a form of violence and an obstacle to the growth of a true democratic spirit.
In matters of conscience, the law of the majority has no place.
Truth stands, even if there be no public support. It is self-sustained...
The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others...