Cesar Chavez — American Activist born on March 31, 1927, died on April 23, 1993

Cesar Chavez was an American farm worker, labor leader and civil rights activist, who, with Dolores Huerta, co-founded the National Farm Workers Association... (wikipedia)

We cannot seek achievement for ourselves and forget about progress and prosperity for our community... Our ambitions must be broad enough to include the aspirations and needs of others, for their sakes and for our own.
Students must have initiative; they should not be mere imitators. They must learn to think and act for themselves - and be free.
When we are really honest with ourselves we must admit our lives are all that really belong to us. So it is how we use our lives that determines the kind of men we are.
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.
There is no substitute for hard work, 23 or 24 hours a day. And there is no substitute for patience and acceptance.

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