A tactic that drags on too long becomes a drag.
Once you accept your own death, all of a sudden you're free to live. You no longer care about your reputation. You no longer care except so far as your life can be used tactically to promote a cause you believe in.
History is a relay of revolutions.
Any revolutionary change must be preceded by a passive, affirmative, non-challenging attitude toward change among the mass of our people. They must feel so frustrated, so defeated, so lost, so futureless in the prevailing system that they are willing to let go of the past and chance the future.
Ridicule is man's most potent weapon.
The organizer dedicated to changing the life of a particular community must first rub raw the resentments of the people of the community.