• Few men are willing to brave the disapproval of their fellows, the censure of their colleagues, the wrath of their society. Moral courage is a rarer commodity than bravery in battle or great intelligence. Yet it is the one essential, vital quality for those who seek to change the world which yields most painfully to change.

    Robert F. Kennedy's Day of Affirmation Address at the University of Capetown, South Africa, June 6, 1966.
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