"There are no guarantees. From the viewpoint of fear, none are strong enough. From the viewpoint of love, none are necessary."
"A purely objective viewpoint does not exist in the cosmos or in politics."
"The value systems of those with access to power and of those far removed from such access cannot be the same. The viewpoint of the privileged is unlike that of the underprivileged."
"I think that if your approach is one where you don't want to alienate anybody, you're going to have to soften the viewpoint or the information that you're offering to such an extent that it doesn't have the power to make any difference. You have to take that risk."
"You know, we're each the hero of our own story and we perceive what's going on around us, and especially in a relationship, from the kind of viewpoint of, 'Well, this is my story, and I'm the hero of that, and I justify what I do around it.'"
"I don't think anything changes until ideas change. The usual American viewpoint is to believe that something is wrong with the person."