“Buried deep within you, beneath all the years of pain and anger, there is something that has never been nurtured: the potential to make yourself a better man. And that is what it is to be human. To make yourself more than you are. Oh, yes — I know you. There was a time you looked at the stars and dreamed of what might be.”
”No being is so important that he can usurp the rights of another.”
“It is possible to commit no mistakes and still lose. That is not a weakness; that is life.”
“You know, there are some words I’ve known since I was a schoolboy. “With the first link, the chain is forged. The first speech censored, the first thought forbidden, the first freedom denied, chains us all irrevocably.” Those words were uttered by Judge Aaron Satie as wisdom and warning. The first time any man’s freedom is trodden on, we’re all damaged.”
"The road from legitimate suspicion to rampant paranoia is very much shorter than we think."
"Seize the time… Live now! Make now always the most precious time. Now will never come again."