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“No good comes from fear. No morality is governed by it.”
“Ideas will not save us, he thought. Not right or wrong, nor peace or retribution. Our stories are all we have. The only thing that can ever save us is to learn each other's stories. From beginning to end.”
“For every life we know, we are expanded. There is no forgiveness without stories. There is no dignity. There is no way to speak in other tongues but that.”
“We carry history in our bones. Our parents, our genetics, our cultures all shape what we become. Everything we decide to do is informed by what was done before us.”
Karen Fisher, U.S. writer, educator
Full name: Karen Christensen Fisher.