My friends, love is better than anger. Hope is better than fear. Optimism is better than despair. So let us be loving, hopeful and optimistic. And we’ll change the world.
Jack Layton (1950 – 2011), Leader of Canada’s New Democratic Party.(see the rest of his last written words to Canadians: http://www.cbc.ca/news/politics/story/2011/08/22/pol-layton-last-letter.html)