Reflection 11.12.18


Once social change begins it cannot be reversed. You cannot uneducate the person who has learned to read. You cannot humiliate the person who feels pride. You cannot oppress the people who are not afraid anymore.

~Cesar Chavez

Reflection 7.14.18


Reflection 1.25.17


The first principle of nonviolent action is that of noncooperation with everything humiliating.

~César Chávez

Reflection 8.15.16


It is possible to become discouraged about the injustice we see everywhere. But God did not promise us that the world would be humane and just. He gives us the gift of life and allows us to choose the way we will use our limited time on earth. It is an awesome opportunity.

~Cesar Chavez

Reflection 7.18.16


Perhaps we can bring the day when children will learn from their earliest days that being fully man and fully woman means to give one’s life to the liberation of the brother who suffers.

~César Chávez

Reflection 6.4.16


When you sacrifice, you force others to sacrifice. It’s an extremely powerful weapon.

~Cesar Chavez

Reflection 5.28.16