"I was made, by the law, a criminal, not because of what I had done, but because of what I stood for, because of what I thought, because of my conscience.” (Statement during trial, 1962)
Speak your mind even if your voice is shaking.
“ Age seven to eleven is a huge chunk of your life, full of dulling and forgetting. It is fabled that we slowly lose the gift of speech with animals, that birds no longer visit our windowsills to converse. As our eyes grow accustomed to sight they armour themselves against wonder.”
According to the song, Rudolph's nose is shiny, which means it reflects rather than emits light. Useless for navigating fog.
One of the penalties for refusing to participate in politics is that you end up being governed by your inferiors.