Civil rights leader Mary McLeod Bethune on never giving in to discrimination:
"If we accept and acquiesce in the face of discrimination, we accept the responsibility ourselves and allow those responsible to salve their conscience by believing that they have our acceptance and concurrence. We should, therefore, protest openly everything... that smacks of discrimination or slander."
"The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don't have any."
-Alice Walker, author of The Color Purple
Ever since he defeated Bobby Flay on Iron Chef in 2008, Jose Garces has been a major star of the American food scene. The Chicago-born, Philadelphia-based chef is author of two Latin American cookbooks as well as owner of 14 restaurants (plus a taco truck!) in cities across the United States. On ...
"People are like stained-glass windows. They sparkle and shine when the sun is out, but when the darkness sets in, their true beauty is revealed only if there is a light from within."