"The hero is the one who kindles a great light in the world, who sets up blazing torches in the dark streets of life for men to see by. The saint is the man who walks through the dark paths of the world, himself a light."
   -Felix Adler 

"The purpose of art is to find a way to wake people up who are going through their lives sleepwalking and say: 'Stop it. You can't walk past this. This is your life.'"
   -Peter Sellars

"Art creates the standards for perception and cognition for a society. Without great art, there are no great ideas and a lesser community."
   -David W. Boles

"Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that."
   -Martin Luther King, Jr.