America's criminal justice system isn't known for rehabilitation. I'm not sure that, as a society, we are even interested in that concept anymore.
One who gains strength by overcoming obstacles possesses the only strength which can overcome adversity.
The rehabilitation of order as a universal principle, however, suggested at the same time that orderliness by itself is not sufficient to account for the nature of organized systems in general or for those created by man in particular.
What you do today can improve all your tomorrows.
With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts.
As long as you're learning you're not old.
Age is no barrier. It's a limitation you put on your mind.
I believe the second half of one's life is meant to be better than the first half. The first half is finding out how you do it. And the second half is enjoying it.
If even a small fraction of the money we now spend on trying to enforce drug prohibition were devoted to treatment and drug rehabilitation, in an atmosphere of compassion not punishment, the reduction in drug usage and in the harm done to users could be dramatic.
Beautiful old people are works of art.
The great thing about getting older is that you don't lose all the other ages you've been.
To succeed, we must first believe that we can.
Beautiful young people are accidents of nature, but beautiful old people are works of art.
Our greatest weakness lies in giving up.
The excitement of learning separates youth from old age. As long as you're learning you're not old.
Believe in yourself! Have faith in your abilities! Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.
Age has extremely little to do with anything that matters. The difference between one age and another is, as a rule, enormously exaggerated.
The best part of the art of living is to know how to grow old gracefully.
I know what it's like to be ignored, and I think that is the big problem about the prison system: These people are being thrown away. There is no sense of rehabilitation. In some places, they are trying to do things. But, in most cases, it's a holding cell.
America has also forever lost the service of thousands of good soldiers who are now disabled as a result of battle wounds in Iraq. Many others will need mental and emotional rehabilitation before they can return to normal life.
In our personal ambitions we are individualists. But in our seeking for economic and political progress as a nation, we all go up or else all go down as one people.
The subject of criminal rehabilitation was debated recently in City Hall. It's an appropriate place for this kind of discussion because the city has always employed so many ex-cons and future cons.
I believe in human beings, and that all human beings should be respected as such, regardless of their color.
If we are to succeed, we must recognize that the community redevelopment is not solely the rehabilitation of housing, or putting a mall in the business strips.
There is a firm, clear commitment to provide resources and ideas to enable us to organize the Afghans towards starting the process of rehabilitation and reconstruction.
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