William Jennings Bryan: "Destiny is no matter of chance. It is a matter of choice. It is not a thing to be waited for. It is a thing to be achieved."
Justice Thurgood Marshall: "In recognizing the humanity of our fellow beings, we pay ourselves the highest tribute."
William Jennings Bryan: "The way to develop self-confidence is to do the thing you fear and get a record of successful experiences behind you."
Chief Justice John Jay: "I consider knowledge to be the soul of a republic, and as the weak and wicked are generally in alliance, as much care should be taken to diminish the number of the former as of the latter. Education is the way to do this, and nothing should be left undone to afford all ranks of people that means of obtaining a proper degree of it at a cheap and easy rate."