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Desmond Tutu

If you are neutral in a situation of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor. If an elephant has his tail on the foot of a mouse, and you say you are neutral, the mouse will not appreciate your neutrality.

We aim to remember, to forgive and to go on, with full recognition of how fragile the threads of community are.

Jan. 11, 1998 - from the article "Without Memory, There Is No Healing. Without Forgiveness, There Is No Future" published in Parade magazine