My parents taught me service - not by saying, but by doing. That was my culture, the culture of my family.
America is not nearly done. We're only in the beginning. Who knows who we will be? Who knows... what color we will be? It is all something that, maybe, our descendants - if they survive that long - will see.
We must, all of us, learn actually not to have enemies, but only confused adversaries who are ourselves in disguise.
At Sarah Lawrence, I realized that everybody was already what they were going to be. The painters were painting, the writers writing, the dancers dancing. And nobody wore any makeup. The art was uppermost.