People must devise strategies to maximize their individual and collective impact to change the way society operates.
Responsible citizens put society above their own gain, which contradicts so much of the American paradigm.
Without awareness and empathy, great leaders like Lincoln, MLK and Gandhi would never have been driven to act.
The negotiation of responsible citizenship should focus on strategies that help us parse through our differences.
To simply remain idle or neglect to partake in harmful and detrimental actions is not enough.
Invest in joy. Use your skills and talents to do what you truly love and in the process, make the world a more beautiful place.
Social responsibility is pursuing what serves you, which in turn serves your community.
The key to understanding responsible citizenship is self-sacrifice, authenticity, and a willingness to act in obscurity.
Responsible citizenship is getting people to care enough about something to cause a change in the way we see our community, society, and world.