"I am totally against the idea that a Muslim woman should not have the same opportunities as a Muslim man to learn, to open up, to work, help shape the future. To close Islam down to a sexist approach is totally intolerable and ridiculous. It's not Islam."
"The only medicine for suffering, crime, and all other woes of mankind, is wisdom. Teach a man to read and write, and you have put into his hands the great keys of the wisdom box. But it is quite another thing to open the box."
"A woman knows the face of the man she loves as a sailor knows the open sea."
"Every parent is at some time the father of the unreturned prodigal, with nothing to do but keep his house open to hope."
"I used to think that losing made you more hungry and determined but after my success at the Olympics and the U.S. Open I realise that winning is the biggest motivation."
"The magic of America is that we're a free and open society with a mixed population. Part of our security is our freedom."
"And understandably so, that when you're in legal jeopardy, you really cannot put yourself in a position to open yourself up to the media."
"But if we learn to think of it as anticipation, as learning, as growing, if we think of the time we spend waiting for the big things of life as an opportunity instead of a passing of time, what wonderful horizons open out!"
"It takes great wit and interest and energy to be happy. The pursuit of happiness is a great activity. One must be open and alive. It is the greatest feat man has to accomplish."
"Calm, open debate, and logical thought drive strength to its maximum effectiveness."